Thomas Wimbiscus is a shareholder and executive committee member at McAndrews, Held & Malloy, Ltd. He focuses his practice on patent litigation and IP counseling, involving a wide array of technologies. With 30 years of experience in more than 100 litigations, Tom’s successes include numerous multi-million dollar awards and settlements, as well as significant defense victories. His experience includes securing a patent infringement award of more than $80 million and serving as first chair counsel as part of a campaign for a major semiconductor manufacturer that concluded with a settlement of $891 million.
Tom has been recognized as one of the world’s leading patent professionals by publications such as the IAM Patent 1000 (2018-2021). IAM calls Tom one of the “star quarterbacks” in McAndrew’s “flourishing post-grant practice.” IAM states that Tom’s “more than three decades of frontline litigation experience and limitless post-grant expertise … have led clients to trust him with their most important IP disputes.”
Tom was inducted as a Senior Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America (LCA), a trial lawyer honorary society composed of less than one-half of 1% of American attorneys. Tom currently serves as a member of LCA’s Trial Law Institute and Diversity Law Institute.