Theodore Y. McDonough

Theodore Y. McDonough

Theodore Y. McDonough


2 Wall Street, New York, NY 10005
212-238-8788, Fax: 212-732-3232
mcdonough@clm.comDownload Vcard

Practice Description

Ted McDonough’s practice concentrates on intellectual property litigation, particularly patent litigation. Mr. McDonough has assisted clients in patent litigation in the fields of pharmaceuticals, nutraceuticals, diagnostic testing, medical products, consumer electronic products, and financial services, among others. Mr. McDonough’s expertise extends to every phase of an infringement case, from pre-suit investigation to fact and expert discovery, parallel U.S. Patent and Trademark Office inter partes proceedings, summary judgment motions, trial, appeal and settlement. Mr. McDonough also is involved with rendering validity and infringement opinions, counsels clients on trademark issues and license and technology agreements, and has significant experience with electronic discovery issues. He enjoys serving as a member of the Firm’s Ethics Committee.

Mr. McDonough attended Seton Hall University School of Law and received his J.D., magna cum laude, in 2007, where he was an editor of the law review. He received his B.S. in Life Science from The Pennsylvania State University in 2001.

Mr. McDonough is admitted to the U.S. District Courts for the District of New Jersey, the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, and the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.


  • 2007 New Jersey
  • 2007 U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
  • 2008 New York
  • 2009 U.S. District Courts, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
  • 2013 U.S. Patent and Trademark Office


  • B.S., 2001 The Pennsylvania State University (Life Science)
  • J.D., 2007 Seton Hall University School of Law (magna cum laude; Order of the Coif; Comments Editor, Seton Hall Law Review)

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