R. Andrew Patty, II
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Education

  • University of North Carolina School of Law (J.D., 1990)
  • Tulane University (B.S., Biochemistry, 1987)
  • Tulane University (B.A., Classics, 1987)

Admissions

Bar Admissions
  • North Carolina
  • Louisiana
  • Texas
  • District of Columbia
Court Admissions
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of North Carolina
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Honors

  • The Best Lawyers in America® (Copyright Law, Patent Law, Trademark Law), 2009–2020 
  • Baton Rouge Trademark Law "Lawyer of the Year," Best Lawyers in America®, 2015, 2020  
  • Baton Rouge Patent Law "Lawyer of the Year," Best Lawyers in America®, 2012, 2017, 2019  
  • Named an "IP Trade Mark Star" and an "IP Patent Star" in Louisiana, Managing Intellectual Property's IP Handbook, 2013–2019  
  • Martindale-Hubbell™ AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rated Attorney  
  • "President's Award," Louisiana State Bar Association, 1999  
  • Graduate, Baton Rouge Area Chamber Leadership Program, Class of 2009  

Affiliations

Professional 

  • American Bar Association, Business Litigation Committee (and IP Subcommittee) and Cybersecurity Committee of the Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section
  • American Bar Foundation, Fellow  
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association, Chemical Practice Committee (Vice-Chair, 2018–present)
  • Baton Rouge Bar Association
  • District of Columbia Bar
  • Houston Intellectual Property Law Association
  • International Association of Privacy Professionals
  • International Trademark Association
  • Louisiana State Bar Association (Technology Committee Past Chair, 1998–2000 and 2006)
  • Louisiana Bar Foundation, Fellow
  • North Carolina State Bar
  • Texas State Bar

Community 

  • Louisiana State University Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Adjunct Professor, Patent Law (2020)
  • Southern University Law Center, Adjunct Professor, Patent Prosecution (2017–2019)
  • Trustee, University Presbyterian Church

Outside the Office

Drew enjoys engaging in activities with his three children. He exercises, runs, and plays golf in his “weekend warrior” mode and takes an active role in his church. In addition, Drew participates in Evergreen Life Services, an organization which provides services to the disabled