McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP Welcomes IP Partner Victor Balancia

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Victor Balancia has joined McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP (MLA) as a partner in the firm's Intellectual Property and Technology practice in Washington, D.C.

Balancia is experienced in counseling clients on the development of international and domestic IP strategies and in litigating complex patent infringement matters. He represents clients in every aspect of IP law, including licensing and enforcement methods involving patents, trademarks and trade secrets. He has represented some of the largest U.S. and foreign companies in contested matters involving technologies including pharmaceuticals, industrial chemicals, medical devices, consumer packaging and trade dress. He also has acted as lead trial counsel in investigations instituted by the International Trade Commission.

Balancia earned a Master of Laws degree in trade regulation from New York University School of Law. He received his J.D. from St. Johns University School of Law and a B.S. in Pharmacy from Long Island University School of Pharmacy.

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