Kenneth Cheney


Kenneth Cheney advises clients on the full spectrum of intellectual property (IP) matters, with an emphasis on patent-related disputes, patent prosecution, and transactional matters. Ken manages large patent portfolios for multinational corporations, coordinating patent prosecution activities between the United States and across other countries worldwide. Ken also represents clients before the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), and in appeals and post-issuance patent challenges before the USPTO Patent Trial and Appeal Board. Ken routinely conducts freedom-to-operate and IP due diligence investigations in connection with funding, acquisition, and merger transactions, and prepares legal opinions on patent validity, infringement, and noninfringement.