Lecturer on Law
Patrick Goold is the Qualcomm Postdoctoral Fellow in Private Law and Intellectual Property, and a Lecturer on Law, at Harvard Law School. Patrick’s scholarly interests lie at the intersection of intellectual property, private law theory, and jurisprudence. He is currently engaged in a long-term research project that uses tort theory to understand, critique, and reform IP infringement. His most recent articles have appeared in the Virginia Law Review, Boston University Law Review, and the Berkeley Technology Law Journal. Prior to joining Harvard, Patrick worked as the Microsoft Research Fellow at UC Berkeley, School of Law, and as an IP Fellow at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law. He holds a Ph.D. in law and economics from the International Max Planck Research School for Competition and Innovation (Germany), an LL.M. from Cornell Law School, and an LL.B. from Newcastle University Law School (UK). Patrick has served as a repeat visiting researcher at the University of Cambridge and is qualified to practice law in New York.