Michael Albert focuses his practice on patent litigation. He has trial experience
before federal and state courts across the US and has prevailed in appellate
practice before the US Courts of Appeal for the First and Federal Circuits and the
Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court.
Michael's clients include high-tech companies in the software, internet, biotechnology
and engineering industries, as well as Fortune 500 retail businesses and leading research universities. Michael has litigated IP cases successfully against some of
the largest law firms and corporations in the world. He also counsels clients on big data issues and regularly advises about cease-and-desist letters.
In addition to patent cases, Michael litigates in the areas of trademark, copyright and internet law. He also serves as an arbitrator for internet domain name disputes through the World Intellectual Property Organization, and the National Arbitration Forum. Michael has also
handled numerous, pro¬bono cases, winning injunctive and monetary relief for a range of clients.
Michael served as the chair of the Litigation Group for more than 15 years. While at
Harvard Law School, Michael served as a research assistant to Professor Laurence Tribe on constitutional and telecommunications law. He also served as a law clerk
for Judge Leonard I. Garth of the US Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.
"Michael Albert is very knowledgeable and excellent on strategy."