Managing Partner at Devlin Law Firm LLC
Timothy Devlin is the founder and managing partner of Devlin Law Firm LLC. His practice has focused on patent infringement litigation for almost 20 years, representing plaintiffs and defendants, Fortune 500 companies and individual inventors. He is listed among the best lawyers in his field by numerous publications, including Chambers USA, Best Lawyers USA and Legal 500.
Mr Devlin’s trial victories involve patents covering a broad spectrum of technologies, including such diverse areas as semiconductor wafer processing, silicon hydrogel contact lenses, network security, internet ticketing, high-speed internet services, mobile messaging, stents and stent grafts, and computer architecture. He stresses teaching technology in a way that juries can understand and draws narrative themes from the technology story.
Mr Devlin’s interests also include the intersection of risk analysis and patent issues. He was formerly co-chair of the IP risk management group of one of the nation’s largest patent law firms.
Throughout his career, Mr Devlin has involved himself in junior lawyer training and mentoring, assisting with training programmes directed by the National Institute for Trial Advocacy.
Mr Devlin graduated from University of Michigan Law School, cum laude, and received undergraduate degrees in physics and mathematics, with honours in economics, from Penn State University.