John W. Custer



John W. Custer is an associate in the Intellectual Property Department of Foley & Lardner LLP. John is based in the firm's Boston office where he is a member of the Intellectual Property Litigation Practice. John has broad experience in proceedings before the International Trade Commission, District Courts, Federal Circuit and USPTO, and has worked on patent matters for technology companies spanning diverse technologies including remote monitoring devices, cellular communication modules and ocean bottom seismometers.


  • New York University School of Law (J.D., magna cum laude, 2019)    
  • Clemson University (B.S., magna cum laude, 2016)
    • Materials science & engineering


  • Massachusetts