Greg Corbett is a Shareholder in the firm’s Litigation and Post-Grant Practices with 20 years of experience, including as lead litigation counsel and representing clients in all stages of complex intellectual property and patent litigation, post-grant proceedings, appellate proceedings, licensing, and client counseling.
Greg is a first-chair litigation counsel with extensive experience litigating in multiple jurisdictions, including the International Trade Commission, the District of Delaware, the Eastern District of Texas, the Western District of Texas, the Eastern District of Virginia, the Northern, Central, and Southern Districts of California, the District of Columbia, the District of Massachusetts, and the US Patent and Trademark Office.
Greg has also been actively involved in multiple inter partes review and post-grant proceedings before the US Patent and Trademark Office. Greg also has extensive appellate experience, including as lead appellate counsel, and has been involved in many appeals before the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and the US Supreme Court.
Greg has experience representing clients in cases involving a wide range of technologies, and in particular, his practice has focused on electronics, computer systems, semiconductor and semiconductor manufacturing technology, microcontrollers, and internet technology. He also has extensive experience involving chemical products and processes, as well as pharmaceuticals, biotech and medical device matters.
Greg has been to trial multiple times, including as lead counsel in a recent trial before the International Trade Commission (six-patent investigation involving computer system technology), a successful jury trial in the District of Delaware (involving medical device technology), and a lengthy patent infringement jury trial involving computer system technology that resulted in a successful jury verdict of infringement and validity.
As lead counsel, Greg has examined primary expert and corporate witnesses before juries, has successfully argued summary judgment and dispositive motions, and has successfully argued at Markman hearings.
Prior to joining Wolf Greenfield, Greg was a partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP, where he had more than 10 years of patent and IP litigation experience.
Prior to that, he clerked for the Honorable Arthur J. Gajarsa in the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and the Honorable Edward F. Harrington in the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts.
While in law school, Greg was the Executive Editor of the Boston College Law Review.
"He is very persuasive and likeable. Regarding judges and juries, he is able to read the room. He is a super-smart lawyer who covers all aspects of trial practice and is always prepared."
"He’s a really talented and smart lawyer. He knows how to present a case to a judge or jury in a manner that makes them like him and the position that he’s arguing."