Andrew T. O’Connor Joins Goulston & Storrs’ Litigation Group in Boston
Goulston & Storrs is pleased to announce that Andrew T. O’Connor has joined the firm’s Litigation group in its Boston office. Andrew joins as a lateral Associate from Edwards Wildman and complements the four-member intellectual property and commercial litigation group led by Jennifer Furey and Barbara Moore that joined Goulston & Storrs in September 2013 from Cooley Manion Jones. The addition of these lawyers strengthens further the expanding capabilities of Goulston & Storrs’ Litigation group, and marks an additional milestone in the firm’s steady growth over the last 12 months.
Andrew represents clients with intellectual property matters concerning patents, design patents, trademarks, trade dress, false advertising, product disparagement, trade secrets, copyrights, right of publicity and related issues. He also counsels clients in highly complex intellectual property matters, working closely with them to navigate the constantly evolving intellectual property law landscape.
Andrew focuses on the broader goals of each client’s business model, devoting extensive strategic planning and skilled advocating outside the courtroom. He negotiates intellectual property license agreements, corporate mergers and intellectual property asset management projects for a broad array of companies, ranging from entrepreneurs, start-ups and laboratories to Blue Chip multi-national corporations. Andrew’s extensive experience in the pharmaceutical, medical device, retail and video gaming industries has produced consistent and successful implementation of each individual client’s specific goals and interests in highly sophisticated industries.
Andrew is an active member of the Boston and American Bar Associations, as well as the Boston Patent Law Association. He is also a Barrister in the Boston IP American Inn of Court.
Andrew received a B.A. degree from Boston College and a J.D. degree from Villanova University School of Law.