Tom Garten represents global technology companies in a variety of complex intellectual property matters, with an emphasis on patent infringement disputes in federal courts and in Section 337 investigations before the U.S. International Trade Commission. He also counsels clients on strategies for enforcing or defending against broad patent portfolios. Over the past decade, Mr. Garten has handled matters involving a number of different technologies, including wireless communications (IEEE 802.11), digital content sharing, video coding (MPEG-4), GPS tracking, semiconductor devices and structures, encryption, and computer telephony. He maintains an active pro bono practice, through which he has represented clients in California state and appellate courts. During law school, Mr. Garten served as a Judicial Extern for the Hon. Jeremy D. Fogel in the U.S. District Court, Northern District of California.