Kevin Littman is a partner and intellectual property lawyer with Foley & Lardner LLP where his practice emphasizes all aspects of intellectual property litigation. He has worked on patent litigation in a variety of technologies, including medical devices, computer software and consumer products. The subject matter of his litigation work has included LED lighting, software and business methods for administering life insurance policies, machine vision technology, non-woven fabrics, bone suture anchors, safety devices for hypodermic needles and similar instruments, breast pumps, dust barriers, laboratory instrumentation, embroidery processes, voice recognition software, software to monitor the health and performance of medical instruments, automated reading software and Web analytics software. Mr. Littman is a member of the Intellectual Property Litigation Practice.
Mr. Littman has been involved in patent litigation proceedings before federal district courts across the country, as well as in the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. He also has worked on trademark and copyright litigation, and complex litigation matters outside the field of intellectual property. These cases included a breach of contract action by a university against certain professors regarding inventions they developed while at the university; a multi-million dollar supply contract dispute concerning a rare metal used in the production of electronic components; and a breach of warranty and fraud case against the sellers of various private companies.
Before joining Foley, Mr. Littman was an associate with Lowrie, Lando & Anastasi, LLP and Fish & Richardson P.C. He also served as a law clerk to the Honorable Margaret M. Morrow, United States District Court for the Central District of California.
Mr. Littman has been selected for inclusion in the 2008 and 2010 - 2011 Massachusetts Super Lawyers-Rising Stars® editions for his intellectual property litigation work.
Mr. Littman earned his J.D. from UCLA School of Law, where he was elected to the Order of the Coif, and was a managing editor of the UCLA Law Review. He earned his B.S., magna cum laude, from Tufts University.
Mr. Littman’s pro bono experience includes political asylum representation and service in the Lawyer-for-a-Day program with the Northeast Housing Court. He serves as co-director of the judicial component of the Massachusetts YMCA Youth & Government program.
Mr. Littman is admitted to practice in New York before state and federal courts in Massachusetts and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.