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Katie Albanese is a member of the Intellectual Property Litigation Practice in Greenberg Traurig's New York office. She is a registered patent agent. Katie focuses her practice on litigating intellectual property matters, including patents, trademarks, and copyright. Katie’s complex patent litigation experience includes medical devices, ANDA/Hatch Waxman matters, electronics, and a variety of software-based technologies. In addition to litigation, Katie has experience relating to patent prosecution matters before the United States Patent and Trademark Office, such as drafting and prosecuting patents and handling post-grant review proceedings before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board including inter partes reviews. Katie also has experience before the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC), having handled investigations under Section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930.  While in law school, Katie externed with the Honorable Richard G. Andrews in the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware.



  • Represented Black Dragon Capital in connection with its acquisition of Grass Valley, a leading technology supplier of advanced broadcast and media solutions, with operations in over 20 different jurisdictions worldwide.
  • Represented an affiliate of Centre Partners in connection with its acquisition of Outdoor Recreation Company of America, LLC, a leading manufacturer of coolers and various drinkware.
  • Judicial Extern, Hon. Richard G. Andrews, U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware, 2017
  • Patent Professional Intern, IBM, 2017


  • Winner, Federal Circuit Bar Association, George Hutchinson Writing Competition, 2019
  • Mentor, Leading Youth Through Empowerment (Wilmington, DE), 2020-present
  • Member, Federal Circuit Bar Association
  • Member, CHiPS
  • Member, American Association of Physicists in Medicine, 2014-Present
  • Member, American Physical Society, 2009-Present
  • Member, American Bar Association, 2016-Present
  • Member, Benjamin Franklin American Inns of Court, 2016-2019
  • Member, New York Intellectual Property Law Association, 2016-Present
  • Member, Croatian-American Bar Association, 2016-Present
  • Member, American MENSA, 2013-Present
    • Scholarship Judge, 2013-Present


  • J.D., Villanova University School of Law, 2019
    • Concentration in Intellectual Property Law
    • Nominated, Jan Jancin Award for Excellence in the Study of Intellectual Property
    • President, Intellectual Property Society
    • President, Fashion Law Society
  • M.S., Medical Physics, Duke University, 2016
    • Recipient, Director’s Award for Exemplary Service
  • B.A., Physics, New York University, 2013
    • Minor in Mathematics
  • New York
  • 美国专利商标局
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • 德克萨斯东区美国联邦地区法院
  • Spanish, Conversational