Silicon Valley, home to many leading technology and life sciences businesses, is the global epicenter of innovation. As one of the foremost trial and intellectual property firms in the U.S., we are uniquely well-positioned to serve the innovators and entrepreneurs of Silicon Valley and the Bay Area. McKool Smith's experience at trial is matched by a deep technical bench, resulting in an unparalleled record of success in high-stakes patent litigation—our IP lawyers have won more nine-figure patent infringement verdicts than any other law firm in the nation.
Lawyers in our Silicon Valley office represent emerging companies, major institutions, and large public companies in intellectual property disputes. We address matters concerning patents, trademarks, false advertising, unfair competition, trade secrets, and restrictive covenants, in addition to general commercial litigation. Counsel is also provided on strategic licensing, advertising, and communications. We represent clients across a diverse range of industries, including electrical engineering, medical devices, computer science, life sciences, chemistry, mechanical engineering, optics, digital television, food and beverages, and software.