Donna Long

Managing Associate

Silicon Valley

Donna Long is a managing associate in Orrick's Intellectual Property Group.  She focuses her practice on patent litigation covering a broad range of technologies including internet and mobile applications, wireless communications, electronic security, and industrial design.

Donna's patent litigation experience includes motion practice, depositions, and working with experts. She also has worked on patent prosecution, inter partes reviews, copyright and trademark disputes, and antitrust litigation.

Donna also devotes her time to various pro bono matters. She has defended depositions of clients in Section 1983 civil rights and employment discrimination cases. During law school, Donna worked at the Juelsgaard Intellectual Property and Innovation Clinic, where she represented a recycling nonprofit in the rulemaking process for exemptions from the Digital Millennium Copyright Act relating to circumvention of digital locks.

    • Representing a global retailer in patent litigations involving database technologies, distributed computing, ecommerce applications, and consumer products.
    • Representing a leading mobile payments company in patent litigation involving cloud computing.
    • Representing a home automation company in patent litigation involving wireless communications.
    • Representing an electronics manufacturer in inter partes review proceedings involving video signal processing technology.
    • Counseling on global IP enforcement strategies for emerging mobile device advertising technology company.