Tom Rowan has more than 25 years of experience representing clients in all areas of patent law. This includes patent enforcement strategies, patent procurement, patent portfolio management, opinions, due diligence, negotiations, and litigation.
His work has involved a broad range of technologies in areas including pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, chemical compounds and processes, medical and orthopedic devices, magnetic materials, vitamin supplements, and cosmetics. Among the clients for whom he has worked are Purdue Pharma, Indena, Arcade, Magnequench, Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation, and Voyager Therapeutics.
Tom has represented clients in patent infringement actions before federal district courts throughout the United States, as well as appeals before the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. He also has litigated cases before the International Trade Commission, including a case that led to a general exclusion order against a number of foreign respondents who were importing infringing magnetic materials into the United States. In addition, he has represented clients before the USPTO Patent Trial and Appeal Board.
Tom is a member of the New York Intellectual Property Law Association and the Federal Circuit Bar Association.
- St. John's University (J.D. 1988; B.S. in Pharmacy cum laude 1984)
- New York and registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office