Vishesh Narayen

Vishesh Narayen

Associate

Vishesh Narayen’s practice focuses on complex intellectual property litigation, with an emphasis on high-stakes patent infringement litigation, trade secret matters, and litigation involving cutting-edge technology.  He has represented clients in complex patent infringement litigation involving a variety of technologies and industries in forums across the United States, including in federal district court, post-grant proceedings before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, and Section 337 investigations before the International Trade Commission. Vishesh also has wide-ranging experience representing clients in technology licensing disputes and data privacy and cybersecurity litigation.

Vishesh has litigated cases involving a multitude of technologies, including software, microprocessors, semiconductor manufacturing, orthopedic implants, medical devices, telematics, 4G LTE wireless communication, and vaccines. His experience as trial counsel includes securing a complete defense victory for a client accused of trade secret misappropriation where the plaintiff, a competitor, sought millions in damages, as well as a complete defense judgment in a complex patent inventorship trial in the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware. Vishesh’s ITC experience includes representing the world’s largest and most successful semiconductor foundry as respondent in Certain Standard Cell Libraries, Inv. No. 337-TA-906.

Vishesh served for 2 years as a law clerk to the Chief Judge for the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. Vishesh’s technical experience includes a background in electrical and computer engineering and computer science. He holds a law degree from the Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law and a bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering with a minor in Philosophy from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

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Capabilities

Experience

  • Represented a top web community in cybersecurity litigation stemming from a data breach.
  • Secured a complete defense victory for a client accused of trade secret misappropriation where the plaintiff, a competitor, sought millions in damages.°
  • Defended a client in a complex patent inventorship trial in the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware.°

°The above representations were handled by Mr. Narayen prior to his joining Greenberg Traurig, LLP.

  • Analyst, Credit Agricole Asset Management, 2006-2007
  • Consultant, Deloitte Consulting, LLP, 2004-2006
  • Founder, Illini Book Exchange (.com), 2002-2009
  • Public Interest Law Fellow, Roderick and Solange MacArthur Justice Center, 2010
  • Judicial Intern, Hon. Ronald M. Whyte, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, 2008

Recognition & Leadership

  • Member, Ferguson-White Inn of Court, 2019

Credentials

Education
  • J.D., cum laude, Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, 2010
    • Editor-in-Chief, Northwestern Journal of Technology and Intellectual Property
  • B.S., Computer Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2004
Clerkships
  • Hon. Rubén Castillo, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, 2016-2018
Admissions
  • Florida
  • Illinois