Eliot D. Williams

Department Chair - Intellectual Property (Palo Alto) Partner

Eliot Williams

Palo Alto

P: +1.650.739.7511 F: +1.650.739.7611

San Francisco

P: +1.415.291.6200 F: +1.415.291.6300

Eliot Williams has over twenty years of experience as a creative advocate and practical advisor to his clients. Mr. Williams has extensive experience with disputed Intellectual Property matters, in federal courts throughout the country and in the Patent Trial and Appeal Board of the United States Patent Office. He has testified on patent law before the Judiciary Committee of the United States House of Representatives and has taught patent litigation as an adjunct assistant professor of law. Mr. Williams also frequently advises clients seeking to protect their R&D investments and on open source software issues.