Andrew Gordon-Seifert is an intellectual property litigator who has represented clients in matters and proceedings before United States federal district courts, the United States courts of appeals, and the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (“PTAB”). His practice is primarily focused on representing clients in disputes related to patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets, as well as helping clients maximize the value of their intellectual property through careful examination of the scope of their rights and the impact that has in the marketplace. Andrew also has antitrust law experience and assists clients navigating the intersection between antitrust and intellectual property law.
Andrew’s experience as a lawyer comes from the unique position of having started in house at a Fortune 500 company as a Legal Fellow for The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, where he worked substantially with the intellectual property and compliance arms of the company. Since that time Andrew has substantial experience assisting clients from pre-litigation investigations and dispute resolution to trial and appeals.
Prior to earning his law degree, Andrew was a professional musician, earning a cello performance degree from Ohio State. In his career as a musician, Andrew recorded several albums as a studio musician and toured the United States playing both classical and folk/indie rock. He continues to participate in the music industry as a member of the board of directors for GRAMMY® award-winning orchestra Apollo’s Fire.
The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, J.D., 2014
The Ohio State University, B.A. History, B.M. Music Performance (Cello), 2011