Our Northern Virginia office, located in McLean, Virginia, serves early stage and public technology-based companies driving commerce in the nation’s capital, as well as around the globe. Our corporate practice is one of the largest and most established in the region, with recognized expertise in corporate finance, M&A and technology transactions.
Our patent lawyers represent clients in intellectual property prosecution, litigation, counseling and licensing in a variety of advanced technologies, including electronics, polymers, composite materials, medical devices, pharmaceuticals, biomedical implants, robotics, semiconductors, software design, telecommunications, computer peripherals, encryption, coding and information theory, display technologies, optical networking, and financial services and transactional business methods.
Our labor and employment lawyers defend employers in whistleblower, wrongful termination, sexual harassment and discrimination litigation, and provide counseling to employers regarding prevention of disputes, litigating employee mobility, and trade secret and non-competition disputes.
Our government contracts practice includes counseling, litigation and claims development for major aerospace, shipbuilding, telecommunications, electronics and information technology companies’ major weapon and space systems, software development, communications systems, technical data rights and classified matters, as well as prime/subcontract disputes, bid protests, injunctive suits, procurement fraud cases, Freedom of Information Act actions and Federal Tort Claims Act cases.