Christian Andreu-von Euw is an associate in the firm’s Intellectual Property Group. Mr. Andreu-von Euw focuses his practice on intellectual property disputes and commercial litigation with an emphasis on patent and trade secret litigation.
Mr. Andreu-von Euw has represented electronics, biotechnology, and software companies in disputes involving patents, trade secrets, business interference, and other matters in state and federal courts and in the International Trade Commission. He has extensive experience in all aspects of litigation and has led many successful settlement negotiations and conducted and defended numerous depositions. He works with technical and damages experts on a regular basis and has drafted many claim construction briefs and successful case-dispositive motions. In addition, Mr. Andreu-von Euw has successfully represented a number of asylum seekers in Immigration Proceedings.
Before becoming an attorney, Mr. Andreu-von Euw worked as an electrical engineer both in the United States and Germany. He designed products in the telecommunications and broadcast video industries and was awarded U.S. Patent No: 7,120,363 for his work in free space optical communications. His technical experience spans a wide range of technologies that include software design, digital video, electro-optics, optical sensors, controllers for mechanical and optical systems, programmable logic, and analog and digital circuit card design.
Mr. Andreu-von Euw is a member of the San Diego IP Lawyers Association, San Diego La Raza Lawyers Association and the Welsh Inn of Court. He also serves on the Board of Advisors for the Crawford Academy of Law and supervises that Academy of Law’s mentorship program.
Mr. Andreu-von Euw earned a B.S. in electrical engineering from Harvey Mudd College in 1999 and a J.D. from the University of Southern California in 2009. He served as an extern to the Honorable Laurence Rubin, Associate Justice of the California Court of Appeals, and the Honorable Stephen Hillman, Chief Magistrate Judge of U.S. District Court for the Central District of California.
Mr. Andreu-von Euw is fluent in Spanish and conversant in German.
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