Phil Kessler is a distinguished trial lawyer with 41 years of experience and significant law firm leadership expertise. He concentrates his practice on the prosecution and defense of a wide variety of business disputes and intellectual property litigation on behalf of individuals, partnerships, and private and public corporations.
His extensive experience includes antitrust litigation, audit and actuarial malpractice, bankruptcy litigation, contract litigation, corporate control contests and derivative claims, distributorship litigation, false advertising claims, health care and pharmaceutical counseling and litigation, intra-corporate and partnership disputes, merger and acquisition-related litigation, probate and trust litigation, and securities fraud claims.
Phil's experience in intellectual property litigation includes copyright, trademark, trade secrets and unfair competition, and patent infringement claims.
He also works on a number of high profile and high risk arbitrations in conjunction with 12 Gray's Inn Square in London, one of the world's foremost legal chambers for international dispute resolution.