McKool Smith principal Robert Auchter has been named to the Law360 2015 Intellectual Property (IP) Editorial Advisory Board, which was created to get feedback on Law360's IP coverage and gain insight from experts in the field on how best to shape future coverage
Based in the firm’s Washington, DC office, Mr. Auchter is a registered patent attorney who has handled patent litigation for more than 20. His experience includes disputes involving aerospace technology, medical devices and instruments, networking, telecommunications, polymer technology and semiconductor processing, as well as trade secret misappropriation, trademark and copyright infringement and DMCA litigation. Robert has handed several cases before the International Trade Commission (ITC), and recently acted as co-counsel in four trials before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board in IPR proceedings dealing with Digital Rights Management (DRM) technology. He also represents clients in real estate, copyright, trademark, trade secret, and other commercial litigation disputes.