Andrew P. MacArthur

Counsel
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Andrew MacArthur applies his unique technical background, which includes prior experience in developing source code and studies in engineering, to identify and resolve core aspects early in intellectual property litigation and transactions. Andrew has enforced IP rights and defended accused infringers in federal courts and before the International Trade Commission, from inception through trial and to appeal. This includes conducting direct and cross-examination of fact and expert witnesses at multiple trials, analyzing complex C++ and Java source code, and drafting post-trial and appeal briefs. He has litigated technologies involving streaming media, software, liquid crystal displays, telecommunications, databases, and others.

Andrew also conducts due diligence on IP for corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions and venture capital transactions. He has advised companies on transactions involving artificial intelligence, ad tech, telecommunications, and medical devices, among others.

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Credentials
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Education

  • J.D. cum laude Duke University School of Law 2007
    • Executive editor (2006) and staff editor (2005), Duke Journal of Comparative & International Law
  • B.Sc. (Eng.) Engineering Systems and Computing University of Guelph 2002
    • Association of Professional Engineers of Ontario Medal for Academic Achievement

Bar Admissions

  • New York
  • California
  • New Jersey
  • District of Columbia

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas

Recognition
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  • Included in New York Metro Super Lawyers Rising Stars Edition, 2014 - 2017