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 portfolio management services for Rock-Tenn Company
Provide comprehensive patent portfolio management services for Rock-Tenn Company. Although historically, the company’s main focus has been on more
Aevoe v. Racing Optics
Counsel for patentee Racing Optics in four inter partes review petitions filed by competitor Aevoe challenging validity of Racing Optics’ more
Ronald A. Katz Technology Licensing LLP v. Cox Communications; In re Katz Interactive Call Processing Patent Litigation; Ronald A. Katz Technology Licensing LLP v. EarthLink Inc.
Lead counsel on behalf of Cox Communications and EarthLink in a suit filed by Ronald A. Katz Licensing Technology in the U.S. District Court for the more
Litigation for home automation technology distributor
Defended a major distributor of high-end home automation technology against manufacturer’s claims for misappropriation of trade secrets, breach of more