Ryan Levy named Managing Shareholder

Patterson IP Law is pleased to announce that Ryan Levy has been named Managing Shareholder of the firm. He also serves as the Co-Chair of the firm’s Litigation Practice Group.

“We are delighted to see Ryan step into the role of managing shareholder as part of the transition plan we outlined two years ago,” said outgoing Managing Shareholder Ed Lanquist.“Ryan exemplifies the ingenuity and excellence that is crucial to effective IP representation and successful management. The future of Patterson IP Law is in excellent hands, and I look forward to continuing our work together.”

Levy focuses on intellectual property litigation with an emphasis on patent litigation. He has represented international and domestic companies as both plaintiff and defendant in matters involving chemical formulations and related properties; large-scale industrial equipment; processes for roadway design; automotive equipment; and various software ranging from web-based protocols to automated detection systems.

Levy is a fellow of the American Bar Foundation, a fellow of the Nashville Bar Foundation, and previously served as president of the Young Lawyers Division of the Nashville Bar Association.