Lori A. Gordon is a partner on the Intellectual Property team and focuses her practice on inter partes matters, including contested case proceedings in front of the Patent Trial and Appeal Board. Lori brings extensive PTAB trial experience to clients, handling over 180 trials.
Lori has worked on matters in a wide variety of industries, including telecommunications, semiconductor fabrication, computer memory, radio frequency identification (RFID) systems, security, cryptography, and backup and replication technologies.
Lori has been a leader in PTAB trials since their beginnings in 2012, participating in the first trials instituted by PTAB. In 2017, she was named a finalist for Managing Intellectual Property PTAB Litigator of the year.
Prior to joining King & Spalding, Lori was a director in both the Litigation and Electronics practice groups at Sterne Kessler Goldstein Fox, and she co-chaired the Patent Office Litigation practice.
Lori also has significant district court experience, handling over a dozen district court litigations. Prior to becoming an attorney, Lori spent nearly a decade as an engineer for Bell Communications Research (Bellcore). While at Bellcore, Lori worked on requirements and techniques for securing the telecommunications infrastructure.
J.D., Seton Hall University School of Law
M.S. Electrical Engineering, Pennsylvania State University