Christopher M. Gerson

Gerson Christopher

Chris Gerson focuses on patent litigation related to various technologies and industries, including computer processors and architecture, security and encryption software, mobile devices, infrastructure equipment used in telephone networks, semiconductor technology, and hearing aid technology. Chris has been a member of numerous trial teams for Fortune 500 clients, including leading hardware, software, and telephony companies. He also has prepared inter partes review (IPR) petitions and defended, with favorable results, the validity of numerous patents challenged in IPR proceedings.


Representative Clients

  • Bausch & Lomb
  • Canon



  • J.D. cum laude New York University School of Law 2007
  • B.S.E. Electrical Engineering cum laude Princeton University 2002

Bar Admissions

  • New York

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York


  • Included in Super Lawyers: New York Metro Edition, Rising Star in Intellectual Property, 2015 - 2018