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G. Matthew McCloskey

G. Matthew McCloskey

Lecturer in Law

Last Updated: Monday, May 22, 2017

699 Exposition Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90089-0074 USA




G. Matthew (Matt) McCloskey is a partner at McDermott Will & Emery. He focuses his practice on post-grant proceedings, patent appeals and patent prosecution before the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). He also advises clients on managing their global patent portfolios.

McCloskey has extensive experience with inter partes review (IPR) proceedings and administrative appellate work, including oral arguments, before the USPTO's Patent Trial and Appeals Board (PTAB). He has worked on patent matters before the International Trade Commission (ITC), and supports patent infringement litigation, intellectual property licensing and intellectual property due diligence for corporate mergers and acquisitions.

FACULTY IN THE NEWS

Los Angeles Times
January 16, 2018
Re: Edward Kleinbard

Edward Kleinbard was quoted about the benefits of the new federal tax plan for independent contractors. “Every Uber driver, as far as I can see, gets a benefit,” said Kleinbard.

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Rebecca Brown
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