Otto Licks has 19 years of experience both as a working attorney and as a law professor within the intellectual property, patent, life sciences and information technology arenas. As a trial and appellate litigation specialist, he advises clients involved in complex litigation within the telecommunications, life sciences, medical devices, and information technology industries.
His emphasis includes intellectual property laws, due diligence, business transactions, government procurement and antitrust matters. He regularly works with clients to resolve matters involving data package exclusivity, regulatory compliance, international patent issues, unfair competition, misleading advertising and qui tam actions.
He has an international client roster and has considerable experience working with clients to challenge existing laws, working with regulatory agencies, and protecting clients' intellectual property rights at all levels.
In his career, Otto has acted as the lead attorney for patent and life sciences litigation groups and also has experience as a professor of patent law in a post-graduate program on the subject.