January 27, 2022

Volume XII, Number 27


Joel Wallace

Joel M. Wallace works primarily in intellectual property litigation, with significant experience in patent and trademark litigation and non-litigation analyses across a range of industries including pharmaceuticals, medical devices and consumer goods and services. As part of his practice, he regularly prepares Hatch-Waxman Paragraph IV letters, advises clients on patent and regulatory issues, and advocates for clients in litigation, including fact discovery, expert discovery, trial, and appeal. Joel also has experience in post-grant review practice before the PTO, including preparation of petitions for inter partes review.


  • Forest Laboratories, LLC v. Hikma Pharmaceuticals, LLC, 14-cv-1119 (D. Del.)
  • AstraZeneca AB v. Aurobindo Pharma Ltd., 14-cv-664 (D. Del.)
  • AztraZeneca AB v. Lupin Ltd., 11-cv-2317 (D.N.J.)
  • Allergan, Inc. v. Akorn, Inc., 14-cv-1034 (M.D.N.C.)
  • HomeVestors of America, Inc. v. Robyn Thompson, 15-cv-3616 (N.D. Tex.)
  • Antares Pharma, Inc. v. Medac Pharma Inc., 14-cv-270 (D.Del.)
  • Sanofi v. Alkem Laboratories, Ltd., 14-cv-292 (D.Del.)
  • Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. v. Actavis Elizabeth LLC, 13-cv-4507 (D.N.J.)
  • Pfizer Inc. v. Fresenius Kabi USA, LLC, 13-cv-1893 (D.Del.)
  • Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. v. Fresenius Kabi USA, LLC, 14-cv-4989 (D.N.J.)

Joel also participated in the following patent litigation matters prior to joining Schiff Hardin:

  • In re Fenofibrate Patent Litigation, 11-md-2241 (S.D.N.Y.)
  • King Pharmaceuticals, Int. v. Teva Parenteral Medicines Inc., 09-cv-0652 (D.Del.)
  • Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. v. Sun Global Pharma FZE, 11-cv-6089 (D.N.J.)
  • Shire Canada Inc. v. Alkem Laboratories, LLC, 11-cv-0206 (N.D.Ill.)
  • In re Nebivolol Patent (‘040) Litigation, 12-cv-5026 (N.D.Ill.)
  • Merck & Co., Inc. v. Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Ltd., 12-cv-5374 (D.N.J.)
  • Avanir Pharmaceuticals, Inc. v. Actavis South Atlantic LLC, 11-cv-704 (D.Del.)
  • Endo Pharmaceuticals Inc. v. Watson Laboratories, Inc., 2:13-cv-192 (E.D.Tex.)
  • Antares Pharma, Inc. v. Medac Pharma, Inc., 14-cv-270 (D.Del.)
  • LoggerHead Tools, LLC v. Sears Holding Corp., 1:12-cv-9033 (N.D.Ill.)

Articles in the National Law Review database by Joel Wallace