Justin Chen is an intellectual property lawyer whose focus is patent litigation as well as advising on copyright and trademark matters. He has a degree in electrical and computer engineering and has assisted in representing major manufacturers of semiconductors, smartphones, and electronic lighting controls, among others.
Mr. Chen has tried cases across the country as well as the International Trade Commission. He has argued several Markman and summary judgment hearings, and he has argued and served as the principal attorney on a Federal Circuit appeal. Mr. Chen joined AZA from Vinson & Elkins.
He earned recognition from 2018-2020 on the Texas Rising Stars lists for his expertise in intellectual property litigation. Rising Stars, which is compiled by Thomson Reuters’ Texas Super Lawyers, honors leading attorneys age 40 and younger and those who have been in practice no more than 10 years.
A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania Law School, Mr. Chen also has a certificate in business and public policy from the Wharton School. He graduated cum laude from Rice University, where he studied electrical and computer engineering. Before law school, he was a research assistant at the Rice University Center for Multimedia Communication where he designed and implemented a spectrum analyzer and memory board for the Wireless Open-Access Research Platform (WARP).
Assisted in the representation of a major semiconductor manufacturer in a declaratory judgment action in the Northern District of California and a patent infringement action in the District of Delaware involving patents related to semiconductor processing, flash memory products, and integrated circuit packaging.
Assisted in the representation of a leading manufacturer of electronic lighting controls in a patent infringement case in the District of Utah.
Assisted in the representation of a major smartphone manufacturer in patent litigation in the Eastern District of Texas.