Ajit Dang is a Principal in the Atlanta office of Fish & Richardson. His practice emphasizes patent litigation and licensing. Before joining the firm, Mr. Dang served as an extern for Justice Cantero, III of the Florida Supreme Court.
Prior to entering the field of law, Mr. Dang gained valuable engineering experience working in software design and network engineering. He taught himself C/C++, took his first job as a web developer, and obtained Microsoft Certified Professional certifications before entering college. While studying computer science at Stetson, he worked part time during the semesters and full time during the summers as an Internal Software Developer for the school, primarily designing both administrative and public-facing PHP/MySQL web applications. Prior to and during his education at Stetson, he also worked as a Network Engineer for one of the largest IT consulting firms in Florida and was the network administrator for a successful hedge fund company.
Mr. Dang has experience litigating patents at the U.S. International Trade Commission and in federal courts across the country, including district courts in Delaware, Texas, Florida, California, and Massachusetts. His experience covers all major aspects of litigation, including pre-filing investigations, case management, summary judgment and other motion practice, claim construction, trial, and appeal. Mr. Dang’s claim construction experience includes drafting claim construction briefs and supporting expert declarations, as well as arguing terms during Markman proceedings. He is also experienced in all aspects of fact and expert discovery, including taking and defending fact and expert depositions, and assisting technical experts with opening and rebuttal reports.
Mr. Dang has litigated patents covering a diverse range of technologies, including consumer and business-to-business e-commerce systems; multi-tiered web-enabled applications; 2G, 3G, and 4G systems and standards including CDMA, OFDM, HSPA, LTE/LTE-A; 802.11 and 802.15.4 wireless and mesh technologies; digital diagnostic imaging and medical software; product lifecycle management software solutions; semiconductor design and fabrication; and high-power turbocharger and axial bearing design.