Eliot D. Williams

Department Chair - Intellectual Property (Palo Alto) Partner

Eliot Williams

Palo Alto

P: +1.650.739.7511 F: +1.650.739.7611

San Francisco

P: +1.415.291.6200 F: +1.415.291.6300

Eliot Williams is chair of the firm's Palo Alto Intellectual Property department, and has extensive experience with disputed Intellectual Property matters in federal courts throughout the country and in the Patent Trial and Appeal Board of the United States Patent Office, where he has appeared in over 160 PTAB Trials. Mr. Williams is also a seasoned appellate oral advocate, having argued ten cases in the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. He has testified on patent law before the Judiciary Committee of the United States House of Representatives and has taught patent litigation as an adjunct assistant professor of law.