Adeel Haroon’s practice focuses on patent litigation before the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) and U.S. District Courts primarily in the electrical arts. He has been involved in all stages of litigation from pre-trial investigations through trial and post-trial activities. His experience includes analyzing patents and developing strategic infringement and validity-related positions; researching and analyzing prior art; drafting and answering motions including dispositive motions; working with expert witnesses and witness preparation; drafting expert reports; and drafting pre-trial and post-trial briefs.
Mr. Haroon’s practice also focuses on post-grant proceedings before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) including Inter Partes Review, Ex Parte Reexamination, and Reissue proceedings.
In addition, Mr. Haroon’s practice includes patent prosecution in the electrical, electro-mechanical, computer science, and business method related arts. He has extensive experience preparing and prosecuting U.S. patent applications as well as coordinating foreign prosecution across multiple jurisdictions.
Prior to joining Kenyon, Mr. Haroon worked as a patent examiner for several years at the USPTO where he examined patent applications in the telecommunications, digital communications, multiplex communications, wired communications, and antenna arts.
Mr. Haroon earned his J.D., cum laude, from Georgetown University Law Center. He earned his B.S. degree from Pennsylvania State University in Electrical Engineering with a minor in Business. While at Penn State, he was a member of the Schreyer Honors College.