Steve Levitan has litigated intellectual property and complex technology cases in courtrooms across the U.S. for more than 30 years. He focuses his practice on patent, trade secret, trademark, and technology contract disputes. He represents companies in Asia and Silicon Valley and is able to quickly identify the legal strategies that will be most effective to achieve his clients' objectives.
Steve has acted as lead counsel in numerous lawsuits. He has first chaired trials and argued appeals, obtaining successful results in actions before federal and state courts, the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC), and International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) and American Arbitration Association (AAA) arbitration tribunals.
In addition to his litigation practice, Steve directs internal corporate investigations and acts as a go-to counselor for his clients on corporate policies and best practices for protection of trade secrets and confidential information. He also negotiates intellectual property license agreements, and technology development and transfer agreements.
Steve has represented national and international clients involved in a wide spectrum of technologies, including computer hardware and software, semiconductor device design and manufacture, telecommunications, e-commerce, online stock trading, medical devices, pharmaceuticals, nutraceuticals, and cargo straps.
Articles in the National Law Review database by Steven M. Levitan