Andrew Q. Leba is an associate in the Intellectual Property practice of Paul Hastings and is based in the firm’s Atlanta office. His practice focuses on patent litigation in a broad range of technologies, including wireless and wired communications, mobile applications, medical devices, and pharmaceuticals.Prior to joining Paul Hastings, Mr. Leba was a judicial intern to the Honorable Amy M. Totenberg, United States District Court, Northern District of Georgia, and the Honorable Jorge A. Solis, United States District Court, Northern District of Texas. He interned in the patent litigation group of a Fortune 100 company, where he worked on patent infringement actions in the computer software and chemical arts. Mr. Leba also completed Georgia Tech’s TI:GER (Technological Innovation: Generating Economic Results) Program, where he conducted IP and commercialization research for medical would closure device and autonomous mobile robot startups.
He received his J.D., with honors, from Emory University School of Law, where he served as the Special Content Editor for the Emory International Law Review. Prior to law school, Mr. Leba graduated summa cum laude from the University of Houston’s Honors College in 2009. There, he served in a research laboratory investigating the role of MicroRNAs in epigenetic silencing and as therapeutic targets in ovarian cancer. Mr. Leba is admitted to practice law in Georgia.