J. SeanBenevento


San Francisco + 1.415.963.6921

Sean Benevento focuses his practice on intellectual property litigation, particularly patent disputes directed at technology involving a range of issues from software to mechanical devices. His experience includes a variety of discovery matters, such as drafting subpoenas, preparing and responding to discovery requests, and expert discovery. He has also been responsible for drafting pleadings, motions, and appellate briefs.

While in law school, Sean served as a student attorney in the Criminal Appeals and Post-Conviction Services Clinic, representing clients in their appeals before the Maryland Court of Special Appeals.


  • Cohesity disposes of six-patent litigation brought by adverse competitor CommvaultJones Day successfully represented Cohesity Inc. ("Cohesity") and obtained dismissal in a six-patent, competitor suit filed by Commvault Systems in April 21, 2020.