“It’s rewarding to be part of a sharply focused yet nimble trial team that can go up against high-profile large firms and consistently come away with the best possible results for our client.”
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Allen E. Hoover has focused his practice on patent litigation and contested matters since 1993. He has served as lead counsel in a large number of complex infringement cases involving a broad spectrum of technologies, including the following:
In addition, clients have sought Allen’s counsel for sophisticated patent portfolio management and licensing issues. As he describes his approach, “I view patent practice as an integrated discipline that incorporates litigation work, prosecution, and counseling.”
Represents a large medical products company in litigation and other contested matters and leads the Fitch Even team responsible for patent matters for this company.
Serves as patent procedure authority in patent malpractice actions.
Acts as internal counsel to the firm for certain contested matters.
Represents a major European specialty chemicals manufacturer in transactional and opinion matters and leads the Fitch Even team for this client.
Represents one of the world's largest coatings companies, again leading the Fitch Even team for this client.
Has represented a family of industrial food-processing companies for almost 25 years, and leads the Fitch Even team representing them in all patent matters.
Represents one of the paper industry’s largest specialty paper companies for over 20 years, serving as lead counsel in several patent lawsuits and contested matters.
Represented a telecommunications company in a series of patent infringement lawsuits.
Successfully represented major automotive manufacturer, obtaining summary judgment of noninfringement and invalidity on multiple patents.
Represented defense contractor at the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, obtaining affirmance of summary judgment.