Cecil is an intellectual property attorney in Northern Virginia. For over 20 years, he has focused his practice on assisting clients in capturing and deploying their intellectual property assets to maximum benefit, through litigation and enforcement, licensing, and through the acquisition and deployment of funding for development of the client’s intellectual property assets. Cecil has appeared on behalf of his clients before numerous federal district courts, various federal appellate courts, including the Courts of Appeal for the Federal Circuit and the U.S. Supreme Court, and the United States Patent and Trademark Office. He has also represented clients in arbitration and mediation regarding their intellectual property rights.
Cecil’s experience includes matters involving a diverse range of technologies and industries. He has assisted clients in matters involving software, semiconductors, broadband and networking, biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, medical devices and wind turbines, and in industries that include healthcare, long-term care, tools and implements, e-commerce and e-retail, computers, and software.