Daniel H. Kaltman

Daniel Kaltman

Daniel Kaltman concentrates his practice on patent litigation, particularly within the life sciences and pharmaceutical industry. Daniel draws on his array of experiences in both science and law to assist clients in patent litigation. With a background in scientific research at Harvard University, he recognizes the process of discovery and invention. A certified patent agent and former extern at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), Daniel utilizes his background to serve clients in all stages of litigation and due diligence.

Daniel also has a passion for blockchain and digital assets, having been involved in the industry since 2016. He has extensive experience and familiarity with centralized and decentralized exchanges, smart contracts, staking, bridging, cold storage, NFT platforms, token standards, hard-forks, and blockchain analytics. This extensive background allows Daniel to quickly grasp complex digital asset issues and to quickly advise on potential solutions. Some of Daniel’s clients include large centralized exchanges, decentralized autonomous organizations (DAOs), a sports-betting company interested in NFT technology, and a celebrity in evaluating an NFT project.


Representative Matters

Patent Litigation
  • Representing an eye health products company in district court against multiple parties on patents related to a nutritional supplement to prevent macular degeneration
  • Represented an eye health products company in multiple inter partes reviews (IPRs) on patents related to a nutritional supplement to prevent macular degeneration
  • Assisted in representing Bausch Health in a district court trial on patents related to a medication for treatment of hepatic encephalopathy and irritable bowel syndrome
Blockchain and Digital Assets
  • Represented a large digital asset exchange in evaluating and acquiring potential licenses and bankruptcy assets
  • Represented a large digital asset exchange in proof of reserves advising
  • Represented a DAO in a treasury asset dispute and governance dispute
  • Represented a large sports-betting company in evaluating NFT projects and integration
  • Represented a founder and shareholder of an international digital asset exchange alleged to violate money service business laws
  • Represented a famous actress in evaluating an NFT project investment

Representative Clients

  • Bausch Health




  • J.D. with high honors Emory University School of Law 2022
    • Order of the Coif
    • Order of the Barristers
    • James C. Pratt Memorial Award for Most Outstanding Emory Moot Court Society Member
    • Member, Emory Moot Court Society
    • Member, TI:GER Program
    • Externship, Emory Office of Technology Transfer
    • Externship, Unified Patents
    • Summer associate, Venable LLP, 2021
  • B.S. summa cum laude Tufts University 2019
    • Founding board member, Tufts Blockchain Club
    • Captain, Tufts Cycling Team
    • Independent researcher, Allen Discovery Center at Tufts University and Weiss Institute of Harvard University

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • New York
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office