Jay Jurata is a partner in the Washington, D.C., office of Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP, and a member of the Antitrust and Competition Group. His practice covers all areas of U.S. and international competition law, with an emphasis on legal issues at the intersection of antitrust and intellectual property.
Mr. Jurata speaks and publishes regularly on topics such as Standard-Essential Patents (SEPs), F/RAND, patent assertion entities (PAEs) and patent trolls. He also represents clients regarding the strategic use of patents, intellectual property licensing, interoperability, tying/bundling, pricing, distribution, and competitor collaborations.
Mr. Jurata is a first chair trial attorney and has done numerous trials in federal/state courts. He has appeared before the U.S. Department of Justice Antitrust Division, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission, the U.S. International Trade Commission, the European Commission Directorate General for Competition, the Korean Fair Trade Commission, and various State Attorneys General offices.
Prior to entering the legal profession, he served as an officer in the United States Navy. Mr. Jurata received his law degree, summa cum laude, from the University of San Diego School of Law in 2000, and his B.A. from Villanova University in 1992.