Paul Hastings’ IP Growth Continues with Leading Tech and Life Sciences Partner Additions in Japan and U.S.
Tokyo and New York—Paul Hastings LLP, a leading global law firm, announced today that
“Our Intellectual Property practice continues to attract top talent across both the life sciences and technology sectors,” said
“Paul Hastings has been shaping the IP life sciences landscape for over a decade,” said
Hiroyuki (Hiro) Hagiwara
Mr. Hagiwara has more than 20 years of experience representing the world’s leading technology and life sciences companies in cross-border IP licensing and litigation matters. Early in his career, he was a patent attorney in the international licensing department of a major multinational technology company, specializing in contentious licensing negotiations and settlements of IP disputes. In private practice, Mr. Hagiwara has litigated numerous IP cases involving complex technologies and legal issues in the U.S. federal courts and the ITC, defending infringement claims, monetizing clients’ IP assets, and representing pharma clients in ANDA cases.
Hassen A. Sayeed M.D.
Dr. Sayeed is one of the few patent litigators in the U.S. who holds a medical degree. He counsels life sciences clients in all aspects of complex patent litigation at the district court and appellate levels to help businesses achieve their strategic goals. He also has more than a decade of experience handling cases arising under the Hatch-Waxman Act on behalf of pioneering pharmaceutical companies.
Mr. Hagiwara and Dr. Sayeed’s arrival follows several other lateral additions to the firm’s IP practice. In March of 2015, the firm brought on a ten-member technology patent trial team from McDermott, Will & Emery that included partners
Paul Hastings is regularly acknowledged for its track record of winning major cases and setting precedents in patent law. The firm was recognized by
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