David Beckwith is of counsel in the Intellectual Property practice of Paul Hastings and is based in the firm’s Palo Alto and San Diego offices. His practice focuses on patent litigation and appeals in courts throughout the country, in the Patent and Trademark Office, and before the International Trade Commission. He has first-chair trial experience representing domestic and multinational clients in a diverse range of industries including medical devices, biotechnology, smartphones, and internet security. David’s appellate experience includes the United States Supreme Court, the Federal Circuit Court of Appeal, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeal, and the Patent Trial and Appeal Board.
AV peer review rated
Represented Surfrider in beach access and clean water cases
Assisted El Salvadoran refugees in obtaining political asylum in United States
Successfully represented families seeking foster care benefits in nationally recognized decision
University of Virginia School of Law, J.D. 1986
Purdue University, B.S. in Chemistry, 1983
Mr. Beckwith is a member of the state bar of California and is a registered patent attorney admitted to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark office.
Mr. Beckwith is also admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, the Federal Circuit and Ninth Circuit Courts of Appeal, all District Courts in the State of California, and the Eastern District of Texas.
Paul Hastings Continues Intellectual Property Growth with Addition of Seasoned IP Trial Litigator
September 27, 2018