McDermott Adds IP Litigation Partner in Silicon Valley


Kieran Kieckhefer has moved from another major law firm to join McDermott as a Silicon Valley partner focused on patent, trademark and trade secrets law. Ms. Kieckhefer has participated in a secondment with the San Francisco District Attorney’s office, and Daniel Alberti noted her trial experience and litigation management background, while Sarah Chapin Columbia cited Ms. Kieckhefer’s trial strategy acumen and mastery of current consumer and business technologies as major plusses for McDermott clients.