Megan Bussey concentrates her practice on intellectual property law, with particular emphasis on patent prosecution, patent litigation, and opinion work. Her practice involves a wide range of technologies, including medical devices, mechanical devices, textiles, merchandising displays and telecommunications. Ms. Bussey is registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

Ms. Bussey regularly prepares and prosecutes patent applications in the United States and internationally. Ms. Bussey has also been involved in various aspects of patent litigation, including invalidity and infringement investigations, drafting written discovery, motions, claim construction briefs and appellate briefs.

During law school, Ms. Bussey interned for Federal Magistrate Judge David Keesler in the Western District of North Carolina.

Ms. Bussey was recognized in 2017 and the four years immediately preceding as a New York “Rising Star” in the area of Intellectual Property by Super Lawyers magazine.

Education

  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Law, J.D. (2008)
  • Dartmouth College, B.A., Physics (2004)

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia (2008)
  • New York (2009)

Admissions

  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (2008)
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia (2009)

Who We Are

What fully engaged means to me:

Even as a young associate, I am committed to ensuring that every client's needs are met by investing the time to understand each client's unique business.

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Megan E. Bussey

Experience Highlights

Patent infringement litigation against International Securities Exchange
Served as lead counsel in representing International Securities Exchange (ISE) against patent infringement claims brought by the Boston Options more
Patent protection advice to a British medical device manufacturer of drug delivery and blood sampling devices
Represented a British medical device manufacturer of drug delivery and blood sampling devices in patent procurement and counseling services. more
Patent litigation for national intellectual property company
Representing patent holder in patent infringement litigation on wireless telecommunications patents related to mobile phone synchronization, random more
Litigation for home automation technology distributor
Defended a major distributor of high-end home automation technology against manufacturer’s claims for misappropriation of trade secrets, breach of more