Thomas V. Heyman

ADR Training
Basic Mediation Training: Conflict Resolution Theory and Techniques

Professional Training
Georgetown University, JD 1962, Law Review; Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn, Bachelor of Electrical Engineering 1956, Tau Beta Pi and Eta Kappa Nu engineering honor societies.

Professional Experience
50 years as a litigator of which 47 were litigating patent, trademark, trade secret and copyright issues. The patent cases involved a wide variety of technologies. Headed the intellectual property practice department of the New York City office of Jones Day from 1991 to 2004. Prior to heading up the IP litigation department of Jones Day's New York office, I was a partner doing litigation at Watson Leavenworth Kelton & Taggart from 1968-1981 and head of the IP department at Dewey Ballantine from 1981 until 1990.

ADR Experience
As a participant in numerous mediations during my more than 45 years of representing parties in patent litigation

Other Information
Experienced in Patents. Licence and Contract Interpretation, Unfair Competition and Trade Regulations.