David L. Atallah

David L. Atallah

E:  datallah@cgolaw.com
P:  248.283.0729


PRACTICE AREAS

  • Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Patent Post Grant Proceedings
  • Patent Prosecution

EDUCATION

  • J.D., Ave Maria School of Law, 2009
  • B.A., Kalamazoo College (Computer Science, Mathematics, & Economics with a Business Focus), 2006

ADMISSIONS

  • State Bar of Michigan
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • Federal Circuit Court of Appeals
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio

REPRESENTATIVE MATTERS

  • Represented plaintiff, a medical device manufacturer, in a patent infringement lawsuit related to the sales of suture anchors and other medical devices used in orthopedic surgical procedures in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas (jury verdict in favor of plaintiff for $17,400,000)
  • Successfully defended and resolved patent infringement lawsuit for defendant, seafood company, regarding pouched seafood products in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
  • Counsel for company that sells silicone feeding mat products, and was featured on the television show Shark Tank, in a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Louisiana (pending)
  • Represented plaintiff, a medical device manufacturer, in a trade secret and patent infringement lawsuit related to various medical devices in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida
  • Counsel for patent owner, a medical device manufacturer, in a series of IPRs before the PTAB and through Federal Circuit appeal (pending)

RECOGNITION

  • DBusiness, Top Lawyers in Metropolitan Detroit, 2017, 2019

EXPERIENCE

  • Legal Intern, Hon. Gerald E. Rosen, Fmr. Chief Justice U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan 2005, 2007
  • Law Clerk, Wayne County Corporation Counsel, Tax Team

TECHNICAL SPECIALTIES

  • Medical devices
  • Software
  • Consumer Products

ORGANIZATIONS

  • Federal Bar Association, Eastern District of Michigan Chapter
  • Michigan Intellectual Property Law Association
  • Michigan Intellectual Property Inn of Court
  • Oakland County Bar Association
  • The Federalist Society