Kirby Lee is a trial attorney at the Justice Department where he represents the federal government in intellectual property disputes, including patent, copyright, and trademark matters. His office is responsible for defending the government against allegations of infringement, pursuing affirmative litigation nationwide, and collaborating with other agencies to develop the government’s position as an amicus in significant intellectual property cases.
Mr. Lee served as law clerk to the Hon. Alan D. Lourie at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and the Hon. Marvin J. Garbis at the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland. He graduated first in his class from the IU School of Law-Indianapolis, where he was editor-in-chief of the Indiana Law Review.