Dean Eyler is a principal at Gray Plant Mooty in Minneapolis. Dean practices intellectual property litigation, and he chairs the firm’s Intellectual Property Litigation team. Dean graduated from the University of Iowa College of Law, with high distinction, and clerked for the Honorable Donald P. Lay, former chief judge of the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals. Dean has two decades of experience litigating IP cases, with particular emphasis in trademark infringement and unfair competition cases. Dean has been repeatedly recognized by World Trademark Review, where he has been described as “a go-to on complex or unusual disputes.” He is the chair of AIPLA’s Trademark Litigation Committee.