Mr. Johnson litigates high stakes, headline making patent and other intellectual property cases, representing both plaintiffs and defendants. Mr. Johnson also counsels clients on complex trade secret cases, antitrust matters, licensing cases, and unfair competition and false advertisement disputes. He has a string of some of the largest verdicts and settlements in the country: 2015 $10.25 million (Fujifilm); 2014 (AMF) $131 million; 2013 (ActiveVideo) $265 million; 2011 (LG) $53 million; 2005 (Compuware) $400 million settlement after a 5 week trial. Mr. Johnson has also successfully represented clients in U.S. International Trade Commission hearings, including securing an exclusion order for Phillips Lumileds. Mr. Johnson has tried cases for clients in many different industries, including hardware, software, medical devices and life sciences. Frequently recognized for his work on behalf of clients, he has been acknowledged as a top Intellectual Property Trial Lawyer by Chambers US , IP 360 , the Daily Journal and Super Lawyer magazine.

LOCATION: San Francisco Bay Area, CA


CURRENT FIRM: Dan Johnson Law Group

PRIOR FIRM(S): Cooley  |  Fenwick & West  |  Morgan Lewis

LAW SCHOOL: Yale University

HONORS AND AWARDS: Rated among the top lawyers in America by Chambers US, IP 360, the Daily Journal and Super Lawyer magazine


Intellectual Property

(Litigation — Patent, Litigation — Trade Secret, Copyright, Trademark and Unfair Competition)

Litigation and Dispute Resolution

INDUSTRY: Technology