Tim Keegan

Associate, New York (on client secondment)



Tim Keegan is an associate in the Intellectual Property practice within the Litigation Group at White & Case LLP.  Tim litigates complex civil and intellectual property matters for a wide range of clients, including pharmaceutical, life sciences, technology, media, ecommerce, retail, and financial services companies.  He is also active in the Firm’s pro bono work, including representation of clients in domestic proceedings.

His areas of focus include patent, copyright, trademark, unfair competition, and trade secrets, and he regularly advises clients on strategies for managing IP-related risks.

Tim graduated Cum Laude from New York University School of Law where was awarded the Jack J. Katz Memorial Award, awarded to the student who demonstrated the highest excellence in the field of entertainment and intellectual property law, and served as an Executive Editor for the Journal of Law & Business.

Bars and Courts
New York State Bar
New York University School of Law
Binghamton University




Representative Experience includes:

Represented Pfizer Inc. in a trade secret action brought by Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. concerning pneumococcal conjugate vaccines, securing favorable settlement for client.  Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. v. Pfizer Inc. et al., No. 19-cv-2011 (E.D. Pa.),. 

Represented Alfa Financial Software Holdings PLC, Alfa Financial Software Limited, and Alfa Financial Software Inc. in trademark infringement suit.  Alfa Corporation v. Alfa Financial Software Holdings PLC et al., No. 1:20-cv-05149-MHC (N.D. Ga.).

Represented ICE Mortgage Technology, f/k/a Ellie Mae Inc, in licensing dispute.  TENA Companies, Inc. v. Ellie Mae, Inc., No. 21-cv-1814 (D. Minn.).

Represented Abiomed in a patent infringement case concerning intravascular heart pump technology against claims of infringement brought by Maquet Cardiovascular, winning summary judgment of non-infringement.  Abiomed, Inc. v. Maquet Cardiovascular LLC, No. 1:16-cv-10914-FDS (D. Mass.); Maquet Cardiovascular LLC v. Abiomed, Inc. et al., No. 1:17-cv-12311-FDS (D. Mass.).

Represented NetEase, Inc. in various copyright infringement cases.  

Represented Walmart Inc. in various copyright infringement cases.