Law firm Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C., announced today that Aarti Shah, a former senior investigative attorney at the International Trade Commission (ITC) has joined the firm’s Washington, D.C., office as a member of the Intellectual Property practice.
During her time with the ITC, Shah served in the Office of Unfair Import Investigations where she represented the United States as lead government counsel in investigations covering trade secrets, trademarks, and electrical, computer, mechanical, and chemical patents. Her notable cases in this role included serving as lead counsel in a patent infringement trial between Apple Inc. and Kodak over digital camera memory storage and power management and a patent infringement trial between Murata Manufacturing Corporation and Samsung regarding the structure of capacitors.
Shah also worked in the patent litigation department of Oblon, Spivak, McClelland, Maier & Neustadt where she focused on computer, electrical, mechanical, and pharmaceutical technologies.
“Mintz Levin has a robust practice representing clients in high-stakes matters before the U.S. International Trade Commission,” said Ivor R. Elrifi, Co-chair of the Intellectual Property Practice. “Having served in a senior role at the ITC for several years, Aarti brings an extensive background and experience handling a range of complex matters. She is an invaluable addition to our firm-wide Intellectual Practice as well as our expanding Washington, D.C. office.”
Mintz Levin is a Boston-based, international full-service law firm. The firm employs more than 450 attorneys at its nine offices around the world.