Adam Kelly is a nationally-acclaimed counsellor in intellectual property law with extensive experience in the U.S. and abroad. Outside of the courtroom, Mr. Kelly assists clients with due diligence, strategic technology procurement, and transactional negotiations. He also counsels corporate executives on how to competitively use intellectual property to increase market share, revenues, and the overall value of a business.
Inside the courtroom as a first chair, Mr. Kelly has successfully enforced and defended against patent infringement actions in various jurisdictions throughout the world. He has represented clients through all litigation phases, from pre-suit due diligence through trial and appeal. He has also successfully obtained and defended against various types of preliminary injunctive relief associated with design and utility patent infringement actions.
Mr. Kelly has represented clients in a wide variety of patent infringement cases in both federal district and appellate courts, with substantial appellate experience arguing and practicing before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. Mr. Kelly has also represented clients in prosecution, opposition, and post-grant review proceedings before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and the European Patent Office.
Mr. Kelly's clients are diverse and wide-ranging, including industry leaders in agricultural science, biotechnology, electronic trading, golf equipment, green energy, medical devices, pharmaceutical arts, and transportation.
Mr. Kelly frequently lectures to audiences around the world regarding intellectual property litigation and procurement, including China, England, Hong Kong, Taiwan, and the U.S.