Mr. Shailendra K. Maheshwari, Chair, Washington D.C. Chapter, International Section
Shailendra (Shalu) Maheshwari is a partner in Dentons’ Intellectual Property and Technology practice. He is also one of the key members of the Firm’s Section 337 International TRADE Commission (ITC) practice. He is resident in the Firm’s Washington, DC office.
Shalu focuses his practice on patent litigation and counseling, but has significant experience with other areas of IP as well, including trademarks and TRADE secrets. In addition to the ITC, he has litigated patent infringement cases in district courts throughout the country, including in California, Delaware, Wisconsin, New Jersey and the Eastern District of Texas.
He has represented clients in in a wide range of products and industries, including life sciences, medical and dental device, chemical films, automotive parts, biometric authentication, cloud synchronization, non-volatile memory, wireless technologies, networking, data compression and transmission, microprocessors, semiconductor manufacturing and packaging equipment, light emitting diodes (LEDs) and optics, databases and software, as well as Internet and business method patents. He has also drafted patent opinions for pharmaceutical, electronics and biotechnology companies, performed patent portfolio analyses for biotechnology acquisition deals and drafted patent licenses for a variety of technologies.
Shalu is a member of the New York, New Jersey and District of Columbia Bars. Shalu also has an extensive hard science background that includes several years of research at the US National Institutes of Health, as well as experience running clinical trials at Johns Hopkins Bayview Hospital