Eric Chadwick serves as CFO and also heads up the firm’s litigation department. His practice, which has included representation of clients in varied aspects of intellectual property litigation throughout the U.S., focuses primarily on patent infringement litigation. Eric works with his clients to achieve goal-oriented litigation results. He has taken more than a half-dozen cases to verdict, in matters involving technologies ranging from satellite technology to life-saving medical devices. Eric is also involved in the firm’s post-issuance proceedings practice.
- Represented defibrillator manufacturer against competitor and secured $23 million verdict for breach of patent cross-license
- Represented manufacturer of high-speed data storage testing solutions against multiple infringers – cases settled with seven-figure payment, redesigns of infringing products and no licenses
- Represented computer software manufacturer against three separate charges of patent infringement – all cases resolved favorably without any payment to plaintiffs
- Represented home health care facility owner against a competitor and former employee for theft of trade secrets – case settled favorably with a lump-sum payment
Rising Star, Minnesota Law & Politics, 2006 – 2008