Brian R. Nester
BRIAN NESTER is a partner in the Washington, D.C. office. He focuses his practice on patent and trade secret litigation and has extensive experience before the U.S. International Trade Commission. His practice emphasizes patent litigation involving high-technology and consumer electronics. Brian has broad experience in electrical technologies including telecommunications, Flash, DRAM, photolithography, DMA technology, Linux code, LCD and plasma technologies disk drives, magnetic media, cooling systems, optical communication, Ethernet networks, video and graphics processing, flat panel displays and scalers, and power supplies.
Brian represents world leading technology clients as lead counsel before the International Trade Commission and district courts throughout the country often in high-stakes litigation. He is ranked highly for his Section 337 work by Chambers USA, with the most recent edition praising him as a “guru.” Previous editions note that Brian “is held in high regard by peers, who commend his active practice and specialized skills: ‘He’s an excellent lawyer and has a tremendous amount of ITC experience.’”
Prior to joining the firm, Brian worked in Washington, D.C. as a Litigation Managing Principal at one of the largest intellectual property law firms in the U.S.
- American Intellectual Property Law Association
- International Trade Commission Trial Lawyers Association