ITechLaw 2010 European Conference
28–29 October 2010 • Berlin, Germany • Hotel Adlon Kempinski
Partner, Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP; Palo Alto, CA, USA
Patrick E. King is a partner in the Palo Alto office of Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP. His practice focuses on intellectual property litigation, complex commercial litigation, and international arbitration. Mr. King litigates and arbitrates patent, trademark, and commercial disputes on behalf of clients such as Cisco, Intel, NEC, Elpida, Seagate, Avistar, and many other leading technology companies. He has litigated patent cases involving DRAM design and manufacturing processes; microprocessor and supercomputer architecture, circuit logic, and design; semiconductor architecture, design, and manufacturing technologies; wireless and wired-data transfer protocols; and videoconferencing technologies. Mr. King also litigates and arbitrates international commercial disputes on behalf of such clients as JPMorgan Chase, Goldman Sachs, and Accenture. Mr. King’s published works have addressed such topics as the patentability of emerging technologies in Europe and America and the extraterritorial reach of the American patent laws applied to international manufacturers. Mr. King received an undergraduate degree from Dartmouth College and a J.D. from Columbia Law School in New York City where he was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar. He is a member of The Federal Circuit Bar Association and is admitted to practice in district and appellate courts across America.