Jeffery P. Langer Ph.D.

Jeffery Langer is an intellectual property attorney located in the Alexandria office. His practice focuses on intellectual property procurement, transactions, and enforcement for clients with multi-jurisdictional intellectual property needs. He is experienced in patent and industrial design portfolio management; due diligence and IP risk mitigation; multi-country litigation assessment; post-grant challenges and contentious matters in the U.S., Europe, and Asia; and, multi-jurisdictional in- and out-licensing of intellectual property assets. His practice covers technology areas including electrical, computer, mechanical, green-tech, and medical device technologies. He also frequently lectures and advises clients on issues related to litigation and contentious matters, business practices, intellectual property protection, sourcing, and supply chain integrity in the People's Republic of China.

Recent News, Articles & Speaking Engagements

The growing importance of protecting trade secrets and databases

Panel Member, IP: Protecting and Enhancing Your Current and Future Success, IIPCC, Hong Kong, December 17, 2018

Bar Admissions
District of Columbia
U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia
United States Patent and Trademark Office
International Intellectual Property Commercialization Council, Board of Governors, Vice-Chairman - USA
Giles S. Rich Inn of Court
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
American Association for the Advancement of Science
Community Involvement

Rensselaer Alumni Network (RAN), Co-captain (Washington, D.C.)

Columbus School of Law, Alumni Council

More Than Stites & Harbison

Prior to joining Stites & Harbison, Jeffery was managing partner for an IP boutique firm in their Alexandria and China offices. He spent nearly four years in Switzerland with Philip Morris International as in-house Senior Counsel for Next Generation Products. He began his career at Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP, a global intellectual property law firm headquartered in Washington, D.C.

  • Mandarin Chinese (proficient)
  • French (basic)
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2019 Global IP Strategy Conference

Date: 3/15/19
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Sterne Kessler Offices, 1100 New York Avenue, NW, Suite 600, Washington, DC

IP attorney Jeffery Langer will be a featured speaker and panelist at the 2019 Global IP Strategy Conference in Washington, D.C.

Jeffery P. Langer Ph.D. February 06, 2019

IP: Protecting and Enhancing Your Current and Future Success

Date: 12/17/18

Ideal Lab, 1/F, No. 5 Science Park West Avenue, Hong Kong Science Park

IP attorney Jeff Langer is a featured speaker at this seminar presented by IIPCC in Hong Kong.

Jeffery P. Langer Ph.D. November 29, 2018

Rapid changes in the Chinese legal system, an increasingly attractive venue for IP litigation

For many years, foreign companies were reluctant to seek and enforce intellectual property protection in China. The Chinese intellectual property legal system has matured rapidly, however.

by Jeffery P. Langer Ph.D. May 07, 2018
Press Releases

Stites & Harbison bolsters its international intellectual property capabilities

ALEXANDRIA, Va.—Stites & Harbison, PLLC welcomes attorney Jeffery P. Langer to the firm as a Member (Partner) in the Intellectual Property & Technology Service Group. He will serve clients from the Alexandria, Va., office. “We...
by Stites & Harbison, PLLC March 19, 2018