Alexander B. Englehart is a registered patent attorney serving as Of Counsel in the firm’s Litigation Practice Group. He works on all areas of patent litigation in U.S. district courts, the ITC, and the USPTO. In addition, he provides legal opinions to help clients preemptively manage their risk as they develop new products and services. He was most recently a member of the winning ITC trial team in In re Certain Thermoplastic-Encapsulated Electric Motors II (337-TA-1073).

Mr. Englehart litigates cases involving such diverse technologies as mobile devices, wireless networking, sporting goods, automotive parts, metallurgy, and cosmetics. Mr. Englehart also advises clients on the interrelationship between district court, ITC, and post-grant proceedings at the USPTO. His cases often involve high-stakes litigation in conjunction with post-grant proceedings.

Mr. Englehart speaks regularly on ITC practice and other patent litigation topics.


  • University of Washington School of Law (J.D.)
  • University of California, Berkeley (B.A.)
    • Computer Science and Math


  • Virginia
  • Registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • Supreme Court of Virginia


  •  Managing Intellectual Property Magazine named "Rising Star" (2019)

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA)