1400 Page Mill Road//Palo Alto, CA 94304-1124//United States
Ehsun Forghany concentrates his practice on litigation involving patents, trade secrets, and related intellectual property matters throughout the United States. He handles all phases of litigation from inception through trial and post-trial appeals. Ehsun also represents clients in patent trials conducted before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB), including inter partes review proceedings established by the 2011 America Invents Act. His cases have involved a diverse range of technologies including inkjet printers, smartphone software, semiconductor chips, medical devices, and biometric systems.
Prior to joining Morgan Lewis, Ehsun clerked at the US Attorney’s Office, where he worked extensively within the Computer Hacking and Intellectual Property Unit.
Awards and Affiliations
Member, Practice Group of the Year, Intellectual Property, Law360 (2019)
Member, Litigation Department of the Year–Intellectual Property, The American Lawyer (2019)
High Tech Law Certificate, Intellectual Property, with Honors, Santa Clara University School of Law
Articles Editor, Santa Clara Law Review
District of Columbia
US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
US District Courts for the Northern Eastern Central and Southern Districts of California
Santa Clara University School of Law, 2014, J.D.
University of California, Davis, 2011, B.A., With Highest Honors