Jon Graves

Senior Counsel

I am a first-chair litigator who achieves outstanding results for clients in high-stakes patent cases involving a range of technologies across all forums.

Jonathan Graves is a first-chair trial lawyer with over 30 years of experience litigating patent infringement, trade secret, and other intellectual property cases involving a wide range of technologies, including computer hardware, software, pharmaceuticals, medical devices and procedures, and consumer products. Jon is a highly effective courtroom advocate with an extensive track record of achieving successful outcomes for clients in trials, preliminary injunction motions, Markman patent claim construction hearings, dispositive motions, and appeals, including in the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.

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  • Spin Master Prevails in Sanctions Dispute at 7th Circuit 

  • Jury Trial Win for HyperBranch Medical Technologies 

  • Neptune Technologies and Bioressources’ patent is protected from attack 


  • University of Virginia School of Law
    JD, 1990

  • Dartmouth College
    AB, cum laude, 1986

Admissions & Credentials

District of Columbia


Rankings & Accolades

    Legal 500: Intellectual Property: Patents - Litigation