PATRICK T. CLENDENEN
Patrick Clendenen practices general, civil, business, intellectual property litigation and personal injury. He is a trial lawyer with significant experience in sophisticated business and fiduciary disputes, including contracts, consumer financial services, products liability, business torts, class action suits, derivative actions, and securities matters. He also focuses on intellectual property litigation, including Internet, patent trade mark, copyright, and trade secret matters.
Pat Clendenen has represented a wide range of individual public and private business clients nationally in both the state and federal courts of Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Virginia, West Virginia, Illinois, Georgia, Alabama, North Carolina, Missouri, Florida, Texas, Arizona, Ohio, and California. He also represents individual and business and corporate clients in domestic and international alternative dispute resolution.
Following law school, Mr. Clendenen was a Law Clerk to the Honorable Ellen Bree Burns, then Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut.
Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law, J.D., Dean’s Award,1991
Colby College, A.B., magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa, 1988.
1992, U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut
1994, U.S. District Court, Massachusetts
1994, District of Columbia
1996, U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit
2007, U.S. Supreme Court
American Bar Association, (Chair, Business Law Section)
Editor in Chief, The Business Lawyer, Volume 73
Past Chair, Business and Corporate Litigation Committee
Massachusetts Bar Association
Connecticut Bar Association
Member, Executive Committee, Federal Practice Section, Connecticut Bar Association
District of Columbia Bar Association
New Haven County Bar Association
General Civil Litigation
Real Estate Litigation
Intellectual & Property Litigation
Employment & Labor Law
Insurance Claims & Recovery
Corporations, Partnerships, Medical & Dental Practices
Constitutional Law & Civil Rights