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Priyen Patel is an associate in the Technology Transactions Group within the Firm's Merger & Acquisition Practice. Priyen specializes in transactions and counseling involving intellectual property and technology across a wide range of industries, including SaaS, social networks, artificial intelligence and machine learning, integrated circuits, medical devices, branded consumer goods, pharmaceutical research, and healthcare.
Priyen offers legal and commercial advice to a variety of clients on standalone IP and technology transactions as well as IP/IT aspects of M&A, private equity, and other corporate transactions. He has experience with hardware and software licensing, content licensing, joint ventures, joint development and strategic alliances, distribution and supply agreements, open source issues, cloud computing, and data privacy.
Priyen has also represented clients in complex patent litigation matters and has experience with pre-suit investigations, document discovery, invalidity and non-infringement contentions, inter partes review proceedings, expert reports, depositions, and trial. Priyen also has experience in all aspects of patent preparation and prosecution in the software, electrical, and mechanical arts.
Fortune 500 biotechnology company in the outsourcing of global IT operations and related services.
Harvest Partners in the sale and reinvestment of its portfolio company, VetCor Group Holdings Corp., one of the largest operators of veterinary hospitals in the U.S.