Tamara Fraizer leads the firm’s Intellectual Property & Technology Practice Group’s litigation practice in the US. She helps her clients assess intellectual property (IP) related issues, leverage and enforce IP rights and defend against IP claims. Tamara’s expertise is patent litigation and she has litigated numerous patent cases in federal courts across the nation and at the US International Trade Commission. Tamara is also a patent lawyer who prosecutes patents before the US Patent and Trademark Office (PTO) and handles post-grant challenges to them. In addition to fighting for her clients in the courts and at the PTO, Tamara relies upon over 18 years of legal experience to provide her clients with sound IP assessments and counseling, and to help them effectively manage their IP disputes.
Tamara’s experience spans a variety of industries including life sciences, medical device, data analytics, pharmaceuticals, healthcare-related consumer products and software. She holds a PhD in Population Biology, which involves mathematical modeling of biological systems.
Tamara has litigated for and advised public and private businesses of all sizes. She understands the strategic challenges that companies face with patent and other IP issues. She works closely with her clients to understand their priorities and manage IP-related legal disputes with their business and overall goals in mind.
As a former university lecturer, Tamara enjoys speaking on IP law topics and mentoring younger lawyers. She also enjoys counseling entrepreneurs and start-ups on their IP strategy, helping position them for success.
Tamara is the editor of the firm’s Global Intellectual Property & Technology blog.