MIAMI, FL (October 29, 2018)- The national law firm Cozen O’Connor is pleased to announce that Intellectual Property Litigation department co-chair James A. Gale recently spoke at the American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA) conference. Gale discussed intellectual property due diligence, private investigators and foreign anti-counterfeiting efforts at the event, held October 25-27 in Washington, D.C.


Gale focuses his practice in the area of intellectual property counseling and litigation. He is a registered patent attorney, Board Certified in Intellectual Property by the Florida Bar, an AAA Arbitrator and Martindale AV Preeminent© rated. He has appeared in more than 400 federal cases as well as handled hundreds of injunctions in over 35 different states around the nation.

Gale was named Patent Law Lawyer of the Year in Miami for 2016, 2017 and 2018 by Best Lawyers in America. He is Co-Chair of the litigation subcommittee of the AIPLA Trade Secrets Committee and a member of the 11th Circuit Jury Instruction Panel, where he is working to draft jury instructions for the recently enacted Federal Defend Trade Secrets Act.

He received his undergraduate and law degree from the University of Florida.




About Cozen O’Connor Intellectual Property

Cozen O’Connor’s global intellectual property team represents a wide variety of national and international corporate clients from startups to multinational companies. Its clients operate in diverse industry sectors, including pharmaceutical, biotechnology, electronics, manufacturing, communications, finance, entertainment, and education. The firm offers a full-service practice, helping clients acquire, manage, and protect intellectual property. Its attorneys work in the areas of patent, trademark, trade dress, domain name, and copyright – and regularly counsel on procurement, prosecution, enforcement, asset management, monetization, licensing, and litigation.

About Cozen O’Connor

Established in 1970, Cozen O’Connor has more than 700 attorneys who help clients manage risk and make better business decisions. The firm counsels clients on their most sophisticated legal matters in all areas of the law, including litigation, corporate, and regulatory law. Representing a broad array of leading global corporations and middle market companies, Cozen O’Connor services its clients’ needs through 28 offices across two continents.


Robert Friedman