Bruce Haas has been a partner at the Firm since 1989 and focuses his practice on complex patent litigation. Bruce has extensive courtroom experience and has served as lead trial counsel in patent infringement litigations involving pharmaceuticals and mechanical devices. He is known for his hard work and practical advice (IAM World's Leading Patent Practitioners 2016) and for providing “practical solutions to difficult problems” (Legal 500, 2013), being “outstanding strategically and tactically,” having a “good understanding of business and legal considerations relative to the dispute he is handling” and being “a good communicator and extraordinarily responsive” (U.S. News – Best Lawyers, 2010-11).
Bruce has wide experience in contested patent office proceedings including inter partes review and post grant review proceedings, patent evaluations and opinion work .
Bruce has served as Managing Partner in both the Firm’s New York and Washington, D.C. offices. He presently serves on the Firm’s Management Committee.