Adam B. Landa - Greenberg Traurig LLP

Adam B. Landa

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2013
Phone: 917-282-9823

Adam B. Landa is a patent attorney and litigator and is Co-Chair of the firm's national eDiscovery & eRetention Practice. Adam has wide-ranging experience in large commercial litigation, principally in intellectual property matters, often with tens or hundreds of millions of dollars at issue. In addition to intellectual property litigation, Adam spends time counseling clients on patent prosecution matters and prosecutes patents and trademark matters in the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, as well as coordinating international intellectual property portfolios. He has broad-ranging experience as an advocate, counseling clients in all aspects of the laws involving commercial and technology transactions and protection and exploitation of intellectual property. In addition, Adam consults throughout the country on electronic document retention and security and electronic discovery. Adam has represented clients in many federal and state courts, the International Trade Commission, and in the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

State University of New York at BuffaloBS 1982University of New Hampshire School of LawJ.D. 1991
New York State Bar AssociationAmerican Intellectual Property Law AssociationAmerican Bar Association

Case History

Other Court Admissions
  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Areas of Concentration
  • Patent prosecution and litigation
  • Commercial and intellectual property litigation
  • Attorney and client privilege issues
  • Electronic discovery
  • Document retention and litigation preparedness
  • Trademark and brand issues
  • Technology licensing
Significant Representations
  • Represented defendant in connection claim of infringement on digital publishing system patent. 
  • Represented plaintiff manufacturer against distributor over violation of Internet sales provisions in distribution agreement; received substantial award and attorney fees after trial. 
  • Represented defendant in connection with claim of infringement on lubricant system patent. 
  • Prepared and prosecuted of international patent portfolio for international consumer products company.
  • Prepared and prosecuted of international patent portfolio for emerging medical technologies company.
  • Represented defendant in software patent infringement action.
  • Represented plaintiff in theft of trade secret/copyright infringement matter relating to plaintiff's database and database software; settled on favorable terms as to all but one defendant shortly after deposition of defendants' expert.
Part 2
  • Represented plaintiff in matter involving failed software development agreement.
  • Represented university and inventor in patent infringement/theft of trade secret matter. See, e.g., Convolve, Inc. and Massachusetts Institute of Technology v. Compaq Computer Corp. and Seagate Technology, 2004 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 9572, and  2004 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 16164.
  • Represented inventor/ex-employee in matter relating to ownership of significant invention.
  • Represented telecom manufacturer accused of patent infringement.
  • Represented client/licensee in multimillion-dollar transaction for purchase of licensed trademark portfolio.
  • Represented plaintiff in trademark infringement matter.
  • Represented defendants in restrictive covenant matter.
  • Represented appellants on appeal from permanent injunction relating to trade secrets matter.
  • Consultation regarding strategy for seeking and defending electronic discovery.
  • Consultation regarding identification, categorization and retention/destruction of electronic records.

Office Location

450 South Orange Avenue, Suite 650
Orlando, FL 32801
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2015 Lawyer of the Year in Copyright Law of the Orlando Metro Area
Adam B. Landa has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2015!

Practice Areas

Copyright Law
Litigation - Intellectual Property
Litigation - Patent