George Pazuniak is a skilled intellectual property attorney with extensive experience in all facets of enforcement, protection, arbitration, licensing and counseling. His diverse client base has included start-ups and small to medium sized businesses as well as global Fortune 50 companies. George has been lead counsel in over forty IP cases, including ten jury trials and several arbitrations, in venues ranging from Delaware to East Texas to California. Many of these have been complex high profile cases involving, for example, telecommunications, biotechnology, chemicals, software, and medical and mechanical devices. He has also handled appeals before the Delaware Supreme Court, the Federal Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court.
George has been responsible for cases that have led to governing law in patent-marking, bona fide purchaser, and licensing issues. George recovered hundreds of millions of dollars for client companies in jury trials and through arbitration. George negotiated and prepared significant agreements that have operated for many years. George successfully opened and managed a new office for an AmLaw 100 firm. Best Lawyers in America has listed George since 1995.
Prior to becoming affiliated with O’Kelly Ernst & Joyce, LLC as Of Counsel, George started his own firm, was a partner at two other major firms and led the opening of a Wilmington, Delaware office for one of those firms.