• Michael A. Anderson litigates intellectual property cases involving complex technology, with a particular emphasis on life sciences, pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, medical devices, chemical compositions and mechanical devices. He represents both patent owners seeking to enforce their rights and companies defending against allegations of patent infringement, in federal district courts.

    Michael’s work involves all aspects of litigation, including preparing pleadings, motions, and trial, post-trial and appellate briefs; managing complex discovery; taking and defending depositions; preparing fact and expert witnesses for deposition and trial testimony; and preparing for trial. He also provides claim construction, patent infringement and patent validity analyses, and advises clients in settlement discussions and negotiations.

    Credentials

    Education

    • J.D., Georgetown University Law Center, 2014
      • Georgetown International Environmental Law Review
    • Postdoctoral Fellowship, Department of Biological Chemistry, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2011
    • Ph.D., Cell and Developmental Biology, Vanderbilt University, 2009
    • B.S., Biology, cum laude, with Departmental Honors, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, 2003
      • Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society

    Bar Admissions

    • New York, 2015
    • U.S. Patent & Trademark Office

    Court Admissions

    • U.S.C.A., 4th Circuit
    • U.S.D.C., Southern District of New York