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.

Suite 2800, 1100 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, GA, 30309-4528
USA
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D. Clay Holloway

Experience Highlights

Jan K. Voda M.D. v. Cordis Corp.
Trial counsel for Jan Voda, M.D., a cardiologist, in a patent infringement suit related to angioplasty catheters against Cordis, a division more
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
Randall J. Houck v. Ring Corporation and Ring Industrial Group
Successfully defended Ring Industrial Group in a patent dispute that arose from the purchase of a business by Ring in 2000.  The plaintiff claimed more
Intellectual Ventures v. Motorola Mobility LLC
Defending Motorola Mobility LLC in the District of Delaware. Intellectual Ventures filed a patent infringement action against Motorola accusing more