John Strand focuses his practice on the enforcement and defense of intellectual property rights in patents, trademarks and domain names. He has assisted clients in a number of industries including airport and border security and detection services, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, internet-based sales, yacht brokerage, telematics, home warranty, and snowboard design. He has applied his training to all aspects of litigation from inception through appeal, including as “first chair” at trial.
While in law school, John served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Mel Greenberg of the Massachusetts Appeals Court.
"John Strand is passionate about the subject matter and the less traditional things. He thinks about things outside of the box."
"When I refer to John and Allen [Rugg], I think of them in the top tier of capabilities, and they have great client interaction, cut through the noise and give good, crisp advice. That shows they get us."
John is named to The Best Lawyers in America©. In addition, he has been repeatedly named one of the Massachusetts Super Lawyers’ "Rising Stars" in the field of intellectual property litigation.