John W. Ryan

John W. Ryan

Patent Infringement Attorney

Washington, DC





No Misconduct



About Me

John W. Ryan served as a presiding officer at the 8th Annual Advanced Patent Law Institute sponsored by the United States Patent and Trademark Office, George Mason University School of Law and the University of Texas School of Law (January 24-25, 2013) at the United States Patent & Trademark Office, Alexandria, VA. John W. Ryan served as a Presiding Officer  at the 7th, 6th, and 5th  Annual...

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Client Reviews

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John W. Ryan review

Posted by: Tom about 1 year ago.

John has efficiently handled our patent work for the last 16 years - he has filed several litigated infringment actions for us where we prevailed; he...

Review of John Ryan

Posted by: David about 1 year ago.

John and I worked together years ago at a previous company, where he was the company general counsel specifically aiding my group with patent...
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Showing 2 of 6 peer endorsements

Jeffrey A Simenauer
Jeffrey Simenauer

Washington, DC

About 1 year ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

I give John Ryan my highest endorsement. He works hard and is extremely competent in giving his clients the best possible representation. I would...
Ralph Michael Smith
Ralph Smith

Ellicott City, MD

About 1 year ago

Relationship: Co-worker

I practiced with John for 4 years at Dechert's office in Washington, DC. I personally observed his work and dealings with clients and found him to...
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1987 License Status: Active for the state of Dist. of Columbia.
Last updated by Avvo: 07/18/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1997 – 2000

Dorsey & Whitney


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1988 LL.M - Master of Laws in Patent & Trade Regulation

George Washington University National Law Center


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2014 Washington DC Super Lawyer in Intellectual Property 2014

Super Lawyers - Thomson Reuters


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1987- 2012 Member

American Intellectual Property Law Association

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Showing 2 of 9 publications

2010 "IP Subject Matter Conflicts of Interest: Who is Looking Out for You?"

Lexology - in cooperation with Association of Corporate Counsel

2007 "Throwing Out the Baby"

IP Law & Business

Speaking Engagements

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2012 "Joint Patent Infringement in View of Akamai and McKesson"

at Advanced Patent Law Institute - 7th Annual

2008 "Licensing and Declaratory Relief After MedImmune"

at 3rd Annual Advanced Patent Law Institute

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