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Bill Lee Earned “Litigator of the Week” for En Banc Federal Circuit Reversal on Behalf of Apple

Bill Lee Earned “Litigator of the Week” for En Banc Federal Circuit Reversal on Behalf of Apple

October 21, 2016

Partner Bill Lee has been named Litigator of the Week by the Litigation Daily for his role in earning a significant victory for Apple Inc. when the full Federal Circuit vacated a prior Federal Circuit panel's decision and reinstated a $120 million jury verdict from May 2014. “For engineering this turnaround, and scoring a win that will resonate with appellate lawyers everywhere,” Lee was selected as Litigator of the Week on October 14, 2016. Read what led to this success in his complete profile published by Litigation Daily

This recognition marks the fifth Litigator of the Week title that Lee has earned: in 2015 for a Federal Circuit reversal of a $74M judgment in favor of Cisco; in 2013 for his lead role in representing Pfizer in its $2.15 billion settlement with generic drug makers; in 2012 when Apple defeated all of Samsung's claims of infringement and obtained a jury award of more than $1 billion on Apple's claims; and in 2008 when he was recognized for back-to-back victories for Broadcom and Targus.