Eley O. Thompson
Eley is a partner and intellectual property lawyer with Foley & Lardner LLP where he focuses on litigation, client counseling and prosecution of patents, trade secrets, and trademarks. He has more than 23 years of experience litigating patent, trade secret, and trademark matters for both property owners and respondents, and has led litigation teams handling complex cases involving patents and trade secrets. His experience spans many diverse technologies. In addition to litigation, Eley has handled post-grant proceedings before the USPTO, including interference proceedings. He also counsels on intellectual property strategy and handles prosecution of large intellectual property portfolios.