John M. Neclerio
Partner, Duane Morris LLP; Philadelphia, PA, U.S

John M. Neclerio focuses his practice on business transactions involving information technology and intellectual property.  He is an active member of his firm’s Intellectual Property, Information Technologies and Telecom, and Healthcare IT practice groups.  He has experience in transactions involving software and technology licensing and transfer; outsourcing services; technology-related supply and distribution arrangements; e-commerce and the Internet; and privacy and data security.  Mr. Neclerio regularly provides general business representation to software, consulting, Internet, e-commerce, and technology companies, and he provides counsel to customers and vendors that are licensing or acquiring software or technology related products or services.  

Mr. Neclerio frequently works with members of his firm's healthcare practice group.  He assists hospitals, physicians, and other healthcare providers with procurement of IT systems and related vendor services; the drafting and negotiation of IT vendor contracts and software license and services agreements, including contracts regarding electronic health records systems; strategic alliances involving intellectual property and technology; and issues concerning doing business on-line, including e-payment systems. 

Mr. Neclerio is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Florida. He is a member of the Pennsylvania and Philadelphia bar associations and the Florida bar, and he currently serves as chair of the Cyberspace and E-Commerce Committee of the Business Law Section of the Philadelphia bar association. He is a graduate of Emory University School of Law (J.D.), a graduate of the Roberto C. Goizueta Business School of Emory University (M.B.A.), and a graduate of Duke University.