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Richard J. Stark
Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP

Rick is a partner in Cravath Swaine & Moore LLP’s Litigation Department. His practice emphasizes intellectual property, antitrust, and other technologically intensive litigation for both plaintiffs and defendants. For more than 20 years, Rick has litigated patent infringement cases in areas including pharmaceuticals and biotechnology, software and computer systems, microelectronics, automotive engines, and chemical processes. He currently represents Mylan in patent infringement litigation, and Qualcomm on international patent licensing matters. Rick is admitted to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office as well as the U.S. Supreme Court, the Federal Circuit, and numerous other federal and state courts. He received an A.B. from Harvard College, with a dual concentration in Government and Computer Science; a J.D. from New York University School of Law; and an M.S. in Computer Science from the Columbia University School of Engineering and Applied Science. Rick joined Cravath in 1991 and became a partner in 1999.