Megan Bussey concentrates her practice on intellectual property law, with particular emphasis on patent prosecution, patent litigation, and opinion work. Her practice involves a wide range of technologies, including medical devices, mechanical devices, textiles, merchandising displays and telecommunications. Ms. Bussey is registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

Ms. Bussey regularly prepares and prosecutes patent applications in the United States and internationally. Ms. Bussey has also been involved in various aspects of patent litigation, including invalidity and infringement investigations, drafting written discovery, motions, claim construction briefs and appellate briefs.

During law school, Ms. Bussey interned for Federal Magistrate Judge David Keesler in the Western District of North Carolina.

Ms. Bussey was recognized as a 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 New York “Rising Star” in the area of Intellectual Property by Super Lawyers magazine.

Education

  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Law, J.D. (2008)
  • Dartmouth College, B.A., Physics (2004)

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia (2008)
  • New York (2009)

Admissions

  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (2008)
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia (2009)

Who We Are

What fully engaged means to me:

Even as a young associate, I am committed to ensuring that every client's needs are met by investing the time to understand each client's unique business.

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Experience Highlights

Patent protection advice to a British medical device manufacturer of drug delivery and blood sampling devices
Represented a British medical device manufacturer of drug delivery and blood sampling devices in patent procurement and counseling services. more
Mohawk Industries Inc. and Shaw Industries Inc. v. Interface Inc.
Represented Interface Inc. in a suit filed by two competitors alleging that Interface had "falsely marked" certain carpet tiles and thus was subject more
TecSec Inc. v. IBM Corp., et al.
Lead Counsel for Cisco in a patent infringement litigation in the Eastern District of Virginia. The plaintiff asserted 11 patents related to more
Racing Optics v. Aevoe
Representing plaintiff-patentee Racing Optics in patent infringement action against competitor Aevoe and its Moshi-brand touch screen protectors in more