Rob Maier is an intellectual property and patent trial lawyer who has extensive experience advising multinational clients involved in patent cases across a broad spectrum of technologies, from smartphones and display technologies to drink packaging and stem cells.
Recognized for his depth of skills and experience in all phases of litigation, Mr. Maier regularly handles Markman hearings and complex patent trial work in high profile matters. Clients and peers describe Mr. Maier as “one of the most skilled people you are ever likely to see in the courtroom,” and as a “strong, practical advocate,” who “secures great results in Markman hearings.” (Intellectual Asset Management’s IAM Patent 1000 – The World’s Leading Patent Practitioners, 2012-2015). His practice also extends beyond litigation, into patent preparation and prosecution, counseling, licensing, IP asset evaluation, and due diligence in connection with mergers and acquisitions.
Mr. Maier is also an Adjunct Associate Professor of Law at Brooklyn Law School, where he teaches patent litigation.
After earning his undergraduate degree in Computer Engineering, Mr. Maier worked as a software engineer at a mobile telecom company, where he was responsible for the design and implementation of test systems.