Matt Kreeger is a partner in the firm’s Litigation and Intellectual Property Groups and is co-chair of the firm's PTO Trial Practice Group. Mr. Kreeger specializes in helping clients find efficient, creative, business-oriented solutions to high stakes intellectual property disputes.
After one of his clients was sued for patent infringement, Mr. Kreeger obtained an early summary judgment of non-infringement, ending the case before significant expense. In another case, he obtained a claim construction ruling that convinced the other party to settle on favorable terms. He has litigated dozens of patent infringement cases.
Mr. Kreeger also represents clients in inter partes review and post-grant review procedures instituted by the America Invents Act. In addition, Mr. Kreeger has served as lead or co-lead counsel in more than 15 patent interferences, including one ground-breaking interference confirming that the client was the first to invent a test to screen for HIV antibodies used in blood banks throughout the world.
Mr. Kreeger has more than ten years of experience as a consultant in software design and development. He has programmed in C, C++, Pascal, and assembly language, and has developed data analysis and instrument control programs for chemical instrumentation companies.
Mr. Kreeger received his A.B. degree in mathematics, with highest distinction, from the University of California at Berkeley, and received his J.D., magna cum laude, from Harvard University. Following graduation, Mr. Kreeger served as a law clerk to the Honorable Judith Rogers, District of Columbia Court of Appeals.