BOSTON – Nov. 15, 2022 – Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP continues the strategic growth of its Boston Intellectual Property & Technology (IP) Practice with the addition of registered patent attorney Andrew Cull, who joins as an associate. In addition to Cull, the office added five attorneys to its IP Practice this year, including Shareholders Andrew (A.J.) Tibbetts and Gregory S. Bombard, as well as three patent agents.
Cull assists clients with a broad range of IP matters spanning various technologies. He is experienced in many phases of patent prosecution and litigation, including initial preparation of patent applications, interfacing with the United States Patent and Trademark Office, drafting court motions, and defending clients against infringement actions. Cull also evaluates and advises clients on IP portfolios in the technology transactions context. His experience includes drafting and editing patent applications for clients in various technologies.
“The addition of patent attorney Andrew Cull meets the strategic needs of our growing roster of technology companies,” said Terence P. McCourt and David J. Dykeman, co-managing shareholders of Greenberg Traurig’s Boston office. “Andrew’s engineering background allows him to assist many high-tech clients.”
Prior to law school, Cull worked as an aerospace engineer at Pratt & Whitney. As an operability engineer, he created, modeled, tested, and implemented software control schedules designed to control aircraft powerplant behavior. His work allowed airline customers to pursue their business objectives while maintaining compliance with Federal Aviation Administration safety regulations.
Cull obtained his J.D. from the University of Notre Dame Law School and his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Southern California.
About Greenberg Traurig’s Intellectual Property & Technology Practice: With more than 225 intellectual property attorneys and patent agents in the United States, Asia, and Europe, Greenberg Traurig provides a broad range of patent, trademark and copyright protection and strategic counseling. Greenberg Traurig was named a “National Tier 1” Law Firm for IP Litigation, Patent Law and Litigation, Copyright Law, Technology Law, and Information Technology Law by U.S. News and Best Lawyers, 2023 “Best Law Firms.” In addition, Greenberg Traurig was named a “Law Firm of the Year” for Trademark Law in the 2020 and 2022 editions of “Best Law Firms.” The BTI Consulting Group named Greenberg Traurig’s IP Litigation Practice a ‘Litigation Standout’ in the “BTI Litigation Outlook 2023: Litigation Spending in the Uncertain Economy and Beyond.”
About Greenberg Traurig’s Boston Office: Established in 1999, Greenberg Traurig’s Boston office is home to more than 80 attorneys practicing in the areas of bankruptcy and restructuring, corporate, emerging technology, energy, environmental, financial services, gaming, governmental affairs, intellectual property, labor and employment, life sciences and medical technology, litigation, public finance, real estate, and tax. An important contributor to the firm’s international platform, the Boston office includes a team of nationally recognized attorneys with both public and private sector experience. The team offers clients the value of decades of helping clients in complex legal matters and hands-on knowledge of the local business community, supported by the firm’s vast network of global resources.
About Greenberg Traurig: Greenberg Traurig, LLP has more than 2500 attorneys in 43 locations in the United States, Europe, Latin America, Asia, and the Middle East. The firm reported gross revenue of over $2 Billion for FY 2021 and is consistently among the top firms on the Am Law 100, Am Law Global 100, and NLJ 250. On the debut 2022 Law360 Pulse Leaderboard, it is a Top 15 firm. Greenberg Traurig is Mansfield Rule 5.0 Certified Plus by The Diversity Lab and the Center for Resource Solutions Green-e® Energy program certifies that the firm’s U.S. offices are 100% powered by renewable energy. The firm is often recognized for its focus on philanthropic giving, innovation, diversity, and pro bono. Web: www.gtlaw.com.