Thomas A. Turano - K&L Gates

Thomas A. Turano

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2008
Phone: 617-261-3148

Mr. Turano is a partner in the Intellectual Property practice area of K&L Gates. Mr. Turano focuses on intellectual property counseling, patent and trademark prosecution, licensing, opinions, transactional due diligence and litigation. He concentrates on start-up and emerging companies helping them to reach their exit strategy.  He has both international and U.S. clients and helps them create an IP portfolio that will maximize the business value of a company's intellectual property in the individual jurisdictions of interest. Mr. Turano also represents venture capital firms in their investments in technology companies.

Mr. Turano practices in both the health science related and the tech related industries including medical devices and diagnostics, software, and electronic and optical devices. Mr. Turano was named among the "Best Lawyers in America in Biotechnology Law" in IP Law & Business and is regularly listed in Chambers USA.  Mr. Turano has presented a number of seminars and talks in the U.S., Canada and Europe on patent strategy and portfolio development and has been quoted in numerous newspapers and magazines.

Brown UniversityMSc University of Rhode IslandBS Worcester Polytechnic InstituteMS Suffolk University Law SchoolJ.D. University of Rhode IslandMS

Case History

Other Court Admissions
  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • U.S. Patent & Trademark Office
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
  • United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts

Office Location

State Street Financial Center
One Lincoln Street
Boston, MA 02111-2950
United States

Practice Areas

Biotechnology Law (Intellectual Property)