Lecturer on Law
Lawrence Kolodney specializes in handling complex intellectual property matters, including litigation, post-grant review, due diligence and counseling work, with particular emphasis on power electronics, software, and data networks. Mr. Kolodney’s clients know him for his responsive, analytical, and business-focused legal advice throughout their matters. He has litigated patent disputes in nearly every major patent venue across the country.
Outside of his day-to-day practice, Mr. Kolodney serves as the Chair of Fish’s pro bono program. Mr. Kolodney led the charge to formalize Fish & Richardson’s pro bono program in 2007. Over the following ten years, the firm saw a 10-fold increase in pro bono hours handled by attorneys.
Prior to joining Fish, Mr. Kolodney served as a law clerk to the Honorable Nancy Gertner of the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts, and to the Honorable Benjamin Kaplan of the Massachusetts Appeals Court (recalled retired Justice of Supreme Judicial Court).