Jeffrey Shneidman, Ph.D., specializes in complex high technology litigation, with particular expertise in patent licensing and litigation, and trade secret litigation, relating to computer hardware, software, and related technologies. He has appeared in forums around the country, including federal and state courts, the International Trade Commission (ITC), and the Patent Trial and Appeals Board (PTAB). Dr. Shneidman has helped clients in a number of post-grant matters, including assisting in one of the earliest successful complete defenses of several patents challenged under post-grant inter partes reviews. Prior to joining the firm, Dr. Shneidman clerked for The Honorable Denise J. Casper of the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts and The Honorable Ralph D. Gants of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court. Previously, Dr. Shneidman co-founded and served as Director of Engineering at a venture-backed startup in San Mateo, California.