Clay Holloway focuses his practice on patent litigation and appellate resolution covering a broad range of technologies, including pharmaceuticals, athletic footwear, technical textiles, carpet, and software systems and processes. He has served as first or second chair in six jury trials and three bench trials. He has also appeared in over ten appeals to the Federal Circuit and argued five times before that Court. Mr. Holloway has prepared several amicus briefs to the United States Supreme Court and Federal Circuit on Generic Drug Settlements.

Mr. Holloway also works extensively with the State Department of the United States and the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children on child abduction cases including serving as lead counsel in an appeal to the Eleventh Circuit.

Mr. Holloway was recognized in 2016 and the five years prior as a Georgia "Rising Star" in the area of Intellectual Property Litigation by Super Lawyers magazine.

Education

  • Emory University School of Law, J.D. (2003)
  • Clemson University, M.S. (2000)
  • Jacksonville University, B.S., Biology and Organic Chemistry (1998)

    magna cum laude

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia (2003)
  • District of Columbia

Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Who We Are

What fully engaged means to me:

Understanding and appreciating the client's business and goals so that our service is a value added benefit and not an expense.

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Atlanta, GA, 30309-4528
USA
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D. Clay Holloway

Experience Highlights

Won competitor-on-competitor patent litigation over atomization devices
Defended ScentAir against competitor Prolitec in E.D. Wisconsin patent infringement case filed in 2012 related to commercial scent diffusion products more
International parental abduction (Hague): Argentina
Represented an Argentine father who sought the return of his two minor sons to Argentina pursuant to the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of more
Jan K. Voda v. Medtronic Inc., et al.
Served as lead counsel on behalf of Jan Voda, M.D., a cardiologist, in a patent infringement suit related to angioplasty catheters against Medtronic, more
Inter partes review for Nissan
Representing Nissan in IPR of U.S. Patent No. 6,549,130. The ‘130 patent relates to remotely controlling a vehicle.
Nissan North America Inc. more