Syed Fareed is an intellectual property trial lawyer who works closely with multinational clients on high-stakes intellectual property disputes and counseling, including serving as lead counsel in high-tech patent litigations. Over the course of more than a decade practicing intellectual property law, Syed has developed particular experience representing clients in high technology patent litigation matters before Federal district courts nationwide, as well as the International Trade Commission and the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. Syed's litigation practice also encompasses contested matters in the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, including inter partes reviews.
Syed has represented clients in a broad spectrum of technologies, such as computer software, e-commerce, telecommunications, data processing, semiconductors, magnetic tape storage as well as medical and dental devices. His litigation experience ranges from jury trials, bench trials, ITC evidentiary hearings, Markman hearings, summary judgment proceedings, to all aspects of high-stakes litigation. Syed's transactional experience includes negotiating technology transfer and license agreements, advising clients on intellectual property acquisitions, and conducting due diligence.
In addition to patent litigation, Syed counsels clients in areas of trademarks, copyrights and intellectual property management. Syed has also first-chaired several jury trials on pro bono matters.