John Haynes is a member of the firm’s Intellectual Property Litigation Group who counsels clients in all aspects of intellectual property law. His practice focuses on patent litigation involving complex technology in the fields of telecommunications, wireless devices, electronics, semiconductor design, computer software and computer networks. Mr. Haynes has tried numerous cases in the International Trade Commission (ITC) and has litigated patent cases in district and appellate courts throughout the country. He also has extensive experience litigating patent cases involving standard essential patents subject to RAND or FRAND obligations both in the ITC and district courts.
Mr. Haynes was named the “2015 IP Litigator of the Year” in Georgia by ManagingIP magazine and has been recognized by The Best Lawyers in America for intellectual property in 2014 and 2015, by ManagingIP magazine as an “IPStar” in 2014 and 2015, and byGeorgia Super Lawyers magazine as a “Rising Star” 2009–13.
Mr. Haynes holds a degree in electrical engineering, is registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and is experienced in the preparation and prosecution of patents in the electrical, mechanical and computer sciences fields. He has also handled inter partes review proceedings before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board.