Amr Aly is co-chair of the firm’s Patent Litigation and Counseling Practice.  He focuses on patent litigation in the telecom, networking, data encryption and security, internet, biotechnology, banking, chemical and pharmaceutical industries.  He has been involved in major complex litigations, including multiparty and multidistrict litigations; he has been a key member and leader of litigation teams that secured favorable pretrial results that were affirmed by the Federal Circuit.

Before practicing law, Mr. Aly worked with major engineering companies for more than 10 years.  There, he gained extensive experience in engineering and management.  Mr. Aly is the named inventor of US Patent No. 4,999, 225, titled “Powder Thermal Spray Method for Spraying Non-Meltable Materials.”

Mr. Aly holds a BA and BS in chemical engineering from Columbia University, where he played for the soccer team as two-time captain and All American.  He was a member of the 1984 US Olympic Soccer Team and awarded the Hermann Trophy (soccer’s equivalent of the Heisman Trophy) as the best collegiate soccer player in 1984.

Mr. Aly speaks conversational Arabic.