Randy Pritzker chairs the firm’s Electrical & Computer Technologies Group. He has 30 years of experience, all at Wolf Greenfield, providing a full spectrum of intellectual property legal services to clients ranging from industry leading startup and multi-national companies to investment outfits to top tier academic institutions. Randy’s IP background is broad, having a particular focus on strategically advising clients to achieve business goals through patent protection and portfolio management, complex patent litigation, IP due diligence, licensing, and freedom to operate and infringement risk avoidance counseling. He also has particular experience defending companies targeted by patent suits from non-practicing entities, including successfully employing post-grant procedures such as reexamination and inter partes review (IPR). He is based in Boston, but also supports clients from the firm’s New York office.
In addition, Randy has developed an efficient and valuable process of conducting IP due diligence on behalf of investors and companies involved in deals, becoming one of the leading practitioners in the country on IP due diligence. Randy also has proficiency in monetizing patents.
Randy prides himself on providing proactive, responsive, quality counsel at reasonable fees, always considering client goals and promoting optimal IP strategies for achieving them. He works zealously on behalf of each client on each matter and is not satisfied without a “win.”
Randy has represented clients in industries such as blockchain technology, electronics, software, gaming and other computer-related fields, telecommunications, optics, defense, healthcare, medical devices, financial services, and consumer products. In particular, he has significant experience in deep learning and wearable devices for treating medical diseases.
Among Randy’s many high-profile clients are major consumer products companies, electronics and software companies, defense contractors, venture capitalists and investment banks, academic institutions, and startup companies.