Emmanuel represents clients before federal district courts, the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) of the USPTO, and the U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC). He works on all aspects of patent litigation, including formulating noninfringement and invalidity positions, as well as drafting motions, written fact discovery, claim construction briefs, and expert reports. He has also deposed and defended witnesses in the United States and Japan. Representative cases involve mobile devices, LCD televisions, DVDs, and various data compression standards.
In addition to his litigation practice, Emmanuel routinely advises clients on noncontentious matters, including patent procurement and portfolio assessment. He has drafted patent applications covering blockchain, Internet of Things (IoT), business methods, and telecommunication technologies.
Before becoming a lawyer, Emmanuel was a consultant at Accenture, where he worked within project teams of Fortune 100 organizations to devise and implement strategic, technological initiatives.