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Robert Gilman

Robert Gilman

Hayes Messina Gilman & Hayes LLC

Boston, MA, USA

Bob has extensive experience litigating complex patent cases throughout the United States. His cases involve diverse technologies, including database and application software, network hardware and software, GPS devices, laser printing, electrical circuitry, medical devices, and consumer products. His experience also includes trademark and other complex business litigation. Bob has been involved in all phases of the litigation process, from pre-suit investigations through claim construction, trials and appeals. Clients have also asked Bob to utilize his litigation experience in evaluating patent portfolios for licensing or enforcement.

Bob was formerly a partner at the law firm Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris Glovsky and Popeo P.C. During law school, he gained courtroom experience as a student prosecutor in the Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office and as a clerk in the Drug Task Force Unit of the United States Attorney’s Office.

Bob is admitted to practice in Massachusetts, and before the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts, the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and has been admitted pro hac vice in courts throughout the country.


Boston College, 1992 B.A.

Suffolk University Law School, J.D.  1999

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts
  • United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

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