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Marla R. Butler

Marla R. Butler

Robins Kaplan LLP

New York City, NY, USA

Law School:    Florida State University

Work History:  Robins Kaplan LLP (1997-Present)

Professional Memberships: 

American Bar Association, Section of Intellectual Property
Litigation Counsel of America
New York Intellectual Property Law Association
Federal Bar Association, SDNY Chapter
Lambda Legal, Board of Directors

Trial attorney Marla Butler has spent the last seventeen years litigating and leading high-stakes intellectual property and patent litigation trials, Markman hearings, mediations and arbitrations.  Her representations, which have included critical early case evaluations and assessments, have helped technology clients in the medical, semiconductor, LCD, networking and other electronics technologies industries monetize their patent assets and/or defend against lawsuits that threaten their businesses.

As a partner and firm leader, Ms. Butler has an enhanced understanding of the nuanced business issues her clients face.  Ms. Butler's leadership roles include serving on the firm's Executive Board and serving as chair of the firm's Diversity Committee (2008 - 2014).


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