Complex Litigation Committee

MANDATE: To study and monitor procedures in complex and multi-district litigation and make proposals in connection therewith; to prepare and disseminate written materials relating thereto.

Committee discussions will now take place on ACTL Connected. Click on this link to sign in and start a discussion with your committee.

Latest Documents

DAID_Cover
Written by members of the Complex Litigation Committee, and informed by consultants, Demonstrative Aids at Trial shows how to provide persuasive visual explanations to juries. Click here to purchase.
Anatomy_of_a_Patent_Case_3rd
The third edition of Anatomy of a Patent Case is a complete guide to the complex technical, procedural, and legal issues inherent in patent lawsuits. The handbook provides concise coverage of the fundamentals, effective lessons from the most significant cases, and essential insights from leading experts and judges. Click here to purchase.

Committee Members

Image of Stephen L. Urbanczyk

Stephen L. Urbanczyk

Chair

Williams & Connolly LLP

Washington, DC

Image of Douglas R. Dalgleish

Douglas R. Dalgleish

Vice Chair

Stinson LLP

Kansas City, MO

Image of Eric M. Acker

Eric M. Acker

Member

Morrison & Foerster LLP

San Diego, CA

Image of David P. Ackerman

David P. Ackerman

Member

Akerman LLP

West Palm Beach, FL

Image of Pamela A. Bresnahan

Pamela A. Bresnahan

Member

Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP

Washington, DC

Image of BK Christopher

BK Christopher

Member

Horn Aylward & Bandy, LLC

Kansas City, MO

Image of John L. Cooper

John L. Cooper

Member

Farella Braun + Martel LLP

San Francisco, CA

Image of Joseph T. Dixon III

Joseph T. Dixon III

Member

Minneapolis, MN

Image of Eric Dunberry

Eric Dunberry

Member

Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP

Montreal, QC

Image of Rudy A. Englund

Rudy A. Englund

Member

Lane Powell PC

Seattle, WA

Image of Brian P. Flaherty

Brian P. Flaherty

Member

Cozen O'Connor

Philadelphia, PA

Image of Peter Griffin

Peter Griffin

Member

Lenczner Slaght Royce Smith Griffin LLP

Toronto, ON

Image of Brent J. Gurney

Brent J. Gurney

Member

Washington, DC

Image of Henry B. Gutman

Henry B. Gutman

Member

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP

New York, NY

Image of James F. Hurst

James F. Hurst

Member

Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Chicago, IL

Image of Christy D. Jones

Christy D. Jones

Member

Butler Snow LLP

Ridgeland, MS

Image of Mary Nold Larimore

Mary Nold Larimore

Member

Ice Miller LLP

Indianapolis, IN

Image of Mark J. MacDougall

Mark J. MacDougall

Member

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Washington, DC

Image of Terri L. Mascherin

Terri L. Mascherin

Member

Jenner & Block LLP

Chicago, IL

Image of Edith R. Matthai

Edith R. Matthai

Member

Robie & Matthai, PC

Los Angeles, CA

Image of David C. McBride

David C. McBride

Member

Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor, LLP

Wilmington, DE

Image of M. Natalie McSherry

M. Natalie McSherry

Member

Kramon & Graham, P.A.

Baltimore, MD

Image of Craig T. Merritt

Craig T. Merritt

Member

Christian & Barton, L.L.P.

Richmond, VA

Image of Kenneth A. Murphy

Kenneth A. Murphy

Member

Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP

Philadelphia, PA

Image of David H. Pittinsky

David H. Pittinsky

Member

Philadelphia, PA

Image of Peter Prieto

Peter Prieto

Member

Podhurst Orseck P.A.

Miami, FL

Image of William J. Ricci

William J. Ricci

Member

Ricci Tyrell Johnson & Grey

Philadelphia, PA

Image of Regina M. Rodriguez

Regina M. Rodriguez

Member

Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP

Denver, CO

Image of Harry J. Roper

Harry J. Roper

Member

Jenner & Block LLP

Chicago, IL

Image of William F. Ryan, Jr.

William F. Ryan, Jr.

Member

Whiteford, Taylor & Preston, LLP

Baltimore, MD

Image of James T. Shearin

James T. Shearin

Member

Pullman & Comley, LLC

Bridgeport, CT

Image of Thomas J. Sweeney, Jr.

Thomas J. Sweeney, Jr.

Member

Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, LLC

Pittsburgh, PA

Image of James P. Ulwick

James P. Ulwick

Member

Kramon & Graham, P.A.

Baltimore, MD

Image of Anthony N. Upshaw

Anthony N. Upshaw

Member

McDermott Will & Emery LLP

Miami, FL

Image of E. Norman Veasey

E. Norman Veasey

Member

Gordon, Fournaris & Mammarella, P.A.

Wilmington, DE

Image of John W. Waters

John W. Waters

Member

Bienvenu, Foster, Ryan & O'Bannon

New Orleans, LA

Image of David J. Wolfsohn

David J. Wolfsohn

Member

Duane Morris LLP

Philadelphia, PA

Image of Harvey J. Wolkoff

Harvey J. Wolkoff

Member

Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP

Boston, MA

Image of Patrick M. Regan

Patrick M. Regan

Immediate Past Chair

Regan Zambri & Long PLLC

Washington, DC

Image of Robert E. Welsh, Jr.

Robert E. Welsh, Jr.

Regent

Welsh & Recker, P.C.

Philadelphia, PA