Ryan P. Cunningham is an associate in the Intellectual Property Practice Group in the firm’s San Diego (Del Mar) and Palo Alto offices. Mr. Cunningham specializes in handling complex patent litigation matters before U.S. district courts and the U.S. International Trade Commission.
Mr. Cunningham has represented clients in patent infringement actions involving a broad array of technologies, including liquid crystal displays, semiconductor fabrication, wireless networking devices, core and edge network routers, and microprocessor architecture.
Mr. Cunningham’s experience covers all major aspects of patent litigation, including pre-filing investigations, fact and expert discovery, Markman hearings, summary judgment, trial, post-trial proceedings, and appeals to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Cunningham was an associate in Kirkland & Ellis LLP’s intellectual property litigation group. Mr. Cunningham graduated with honors from George Washington University Law School.
During law school, he served as an intern to the Honorable Richard Linn on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and as a law clerk with the U.S. International Trade Commission Office of Unfair Import Investigations.
J.D., George Washington University Law School, 2010, with honors
B.A., Physics, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, 2007