February 27, 2013

Polsinelli Shughart welcomes Richard Juang to the firm as associate where he will practice intellectual property and technology litigation. Mr. Juang's practice focuses on a variety of intellectual property issues including patents, trademarks, and copyright matters. He joins the growing St. Louis office of Polsinelli Shughart which added two large groups of laterals in 2012 and expanded its office space to accommodate the influx of new attorneys and staff.

“We are pleased to be adding our next generation of lawyers to the firm and growing in ways that best benefit our clients,” said St. Louis Managing Director Randy Gerber. “Richard is part of that future generation of attorneys who will help build and carry Polsinelli Shughart to the next level of service for our clients.”

Specifically, Mr. Juang provides litigation support in all phases of discovery, assists with depositions, and drafts arguments for contested motions. With a Biomedical Engineering degree, Mr. Juang has the technical experience to handle patent cases involving any matters from life sciences to computer software and hardware. Polsinelli Shughart has a national presence in intellectual property enforcement and litigation in virtually every industry. The firm has been involved in litigation in the fields of animal health sciences, software and information technology, biosciences, medical devices, electrical and mechanical devices, methods of doing business, and pharmaceuticals. Our team brings experience representing drug companies in patent litigation under the Hatch-Waxman Act.

“I’m very excited to be joining a law firm with the caliber of lawyers at Polsinelli Shughart,”said Mr. Juang. “I look forward to building a practice and collaborating with premiere litigation attorneys in St. Louis and nationally.”

Mr. Juang earned his law degree from Washington University School of Law – St. Louis in 2012, and his B.S. in Biomedical Engineering from Washington University in 2008. He is admitted to practice law in Illinois only.

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About Polsinelli Shughart

Serving corporations, institutions, entrepreneurs, and individuals, our attorneys build enduring relationships by providing legal counsel informed by business insight to help clients achieve their objectives. This commitment to our clients’ businesses has helped us become the fastest-growing, full-service law firm in America*. With more than 630 attorneys in 16 cities, our national law firm is a recognized leader in the industries driving our growth, including health care, financial services, real estate, life sciences and technology, energy and business litigation. The firm can be found online at Polsinelli Shughart PC. In California, Polsinelli Shughart LLP.

* Inc Magazine, September 2012