Matthew Holohan has extensive experience representing technology companies through all stages of litigation, including pre-litigation analysis, trials and appeals. Mr. Holohan has appeared at trial in U.S. district courts and the U.S. International Trade Commission, and has argued before the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. His technical expertise includes semiconductor processing, digital signal processing, digital video, wireless communications, and cellular technology.

Mr. Holohan regularly advises clients on intellectual property issues and related business matters outside of litigation, including patent licensing, opinion letters, and brand management. He has represented clients of all sizes, from start-ups to global corporations.

Mr. Holohan is a frequent volunteer with the Metro Volunteer Lawyers Family Court program, assisting low-income clients with divorce and child custody proceedings.

Prior to joining Kilpatrick Townsend, Mr. Holohan was an associate with a national law firm in Silicon Valley.

Mr. Holohan was recognized as a Colorado "Rising Star" in 2014 and 2015 for Intellectual Property Litigation by Super Lawyers magazine.

Professional & Community Activities

Rocky Mountain Golden Bears (California Alumni Association Regional Chapter), President

The Colorado Intellectual Property American Inn of Court, Team Leader

ABA-IPL International Trade Commission Committee, Member

WorldDenver, Member

Irish Network Colorado, Member


  • University of California, Boalt Hall School of Law, J.D. (2005)
    Order of the Coif
  • University of California, Berkeley, B.A., Physics (2001)

Bar Admissions

  • Colorado (2009)
  • California (2005)


  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (2014)
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (2009)
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California (2005)
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit (2005)


  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California — Honorable Marilyn Hall Patel

Who We Are

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Matthew C. Holohan

Experience Highlights

In re Certain Audiovisual Components and Products Containing the Same
The firm represented complainants LSI Corporation and Agere Systems LLC in this investigation involving video decoder and wireless local area network more
GTZM Technology Ventures LTD v. Cox Communications Inc. and CSC Holdings LLC, et al.
Represented Cox Communications, Inc. and CSC Holdings, LLC in a patent infringement suit in the District of Delaware involving modem technology. The more
In re Certain Semiconductor Integrated Circuits Using Tungsten Metallization and Products Containing Same
Represented LSI Corporation and Agere Systems LLC in an investigation involving semiconductor processing. Mr. Holohan participated in trial more
Agere Sys. Inc. v. Samsung Elec. Co. Ltd.
Represented Agere Systems Inc., a semiconductor manufacturer, in a patent infringement action related to licensing for semiconductor technology. Case more