McKool Smith has announced that the distinguished patent litigator Kevin Burgess has rejoined the firm as a Principal. Mr. Burgess will continue to focus his practice on patent infringement disputes, particularly involving complex technical matters. There has been extensive coverage of this announcement.
Media coverage can be found below:
- “IP Litigator Rejoins McKool Smith From Caldwell Cassady” Law360 Pulse (01-04-2023)
“A veteran patent litigator has returned to McKool Smith, where he spent more than 20 years building his practice before departing for Caldwell Cassady & Curry PC. McKool Smith announced Wednesday that Kevin Burgess has rejoined the firm as a principal based in its Marshall, Texas, location.”
- “Leading Patent Litigator Kevin Burgess Returns to McKool Smith” Lawdragon (01-04-2023)
“McKool Smith has announced today that the distinguished patent litigator Kevin Burgess has rejoined the firm as a Principal in Marshall. Mr. Burgess will continue to focus his practice on patent infringement disputes, particularly involving complex technical matters.”
- “Wake Up Call” Bloomberg Law (01-05-2023)
“McKool Smith got back patent litigator Kevin Burgess as principal in its Marshall, Texas, office. (McKoolSmith.com)”
- “The Daily Docket” Thomson Reuters Westlaw (01-06-2023)
“McKool Smith added patent litigator Kevin Burgess as a partner based in the firm’s Marshall, Texas, office. He was previously at Caldwell Cassady & Curry. (McKool Smith)”
- "Skilled in the Art" Law.com (01-06-2023)
"Kevin Burgess has decided that the grass is greener at McKool Smith. After leaving the firm in April 2020 to do more contingency fee work at Caldwell Cassady & Curry, Burgess made the round trip to to McKool Smith this week. “Returning to McKool Smith truly feels like I am coming home,” Burgess said in a written statement".