Ranked, National Tier 1: Biotechnology Law by U.S. News and Best Lawyers (2010–2012)
honors + affiliations
Member, American Chamber of Commerce in Japan
Member, International Bar Association
Member, American Intellectual Property Law Association
Member, Licensing Executives Society
Member, Catholic University Law Review, The Catholic University Columbus School of Law
AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell
- District of Columbia
- U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
- Washington, D.C.
1111 Pennsylvania Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20004-2541
Robert J. Gaybrick is a partner in and co-chair of Morgan Lewis's Intellectual Property Practice. Mr. Gaybrick's practice focuses on licensing, negotiations, litigation, patent procurement and portfolio development, opinion work, and counseling concerning electrical, computer, semiconductor, display, automotive, and mechanical technologies for domestic and international clients.
Mr. Gaybrick was a technical advisor to Judge Phillip B. Baldwin of the Court of Customs and Patent Appeals and entered private practice in 1979. From 1983 to 1986, he was a foreign law consultant in a Japanese law office in Tokyo. Before joining Morgan Lewis to start its patent practice in 1994, Mr. Gaybrick headed the 40+ lawyer electrical patent group of a major Washington, D.C. intellectual property firm.
Mr. Gaybrick is frequently consulted on intellectual property strategies. He has engaged in more than 100 patent licensing negotiations and transactions, many involving the top electronics companies in the world. He has conceived and executed numerous portfolio license initiatives, including a $150M+ licensing program of computer-related intellectual property. He has been engaged in numerous patent litigations throughout the United States and § 337 investigations before the U.S. International Trade Commission on behalf of both complainants and respondents. He is a frequent lecturer on intellectual property topics in the United States and Asia. Prior to his legal career, Mr. Gaybrick was a computer engineer for Burroughs Corporation.
Mr. Gaybrick is admitted to practice in the District of Columbia and before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
盖伊布里克先生曾经担任关税及专利上诉法院（联邦巡回上诉法院的前身）法官Phillip B. Baldwin的技术顾问，并且于1979年开始其律师执业生涯。1983年至1986年期间，他在日本东京的一家日本律师事务所担任外国法律顾问。在1994年加入摩根路易斯律师事务所从事其专利实践业务之前，盖伊布里克先生在华盛顿特区一家知识产权事务所担任电子部的负责人，领导四十多位专利律师。
- Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law, 1978, J.D.
- Michigan State University, 1972, B.S.E.E. (Electrical Engineering)
- Michigan State University, 1972, C.S. (Computer Science)