Tara Kurtis is an advocate for her clients’ patent interests across all stages of litigation. Tara draws on her time spent as a law clerk for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit to inform trial and appellate strategy. With a deep understanding of appellate practice and procedures, Tara helps clients identify and navigate difficult legal issues to achieve their objectives.
Tara has experience spanning prelitigation strategizing through appellate review. Tara has managed discovery teams, prepared witnesses for trial, conducted direct and rebuttal examinations, devised claim construction plans, argued motions, and drafted expert reports, post-trial motions, and appellate briefs. Tara has significant experience in Hatch-Waxman litigation and has represented clients in a range of other technology areas, including biotechnology, LEDs, and automotive parts.