Allen advises on litigation matters, with an emphasis on patent litigation, for clients in the technology and life sciences industries. Allen has significant experience litigating complex intellectual property disputes, including representing clients in proceedings before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
Prior to joining Fenwick, Allen was an associate at a prominent international law firm, where he represented clients in a range of IP litigation and counseling matters. Before becoming an attorney, Allen was a software developer, first with Oracle, and later with Compiere, an open-source enterprise resource planning (ERP) and customer relationship management (CRM) platform provider.
During law school, Allen was an extern to the Honorable Lucy H. Koh of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California.
Education & Admissions
J.D., University of California, Berkeley, School of Law
M.Eng., Computer Science, Cornell University
B.S., magna cum laude, Computer Science
Admitted to practice in California
Registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office