Nicholas Barzoukas Joins Weil Gotshal

Saturday, April 1, 2006 - 01:00

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP, the international law firm, announced today that Nicolas Barzoukas will join its Houston office as a patent litigation partner.

Mr. Barzoukas' practice is devoted to intellectual property litigation, including patent, trade secret, and trade dress litigation. He concentrates on patent litigation in the pharmaceutical field. He has also litigated in industries related to chemistry, electronics, biotechnology, medical devices, lasers, and mechanical systems. Before joining Weil Gotshal, Mr. Barzoukas was a partner at Howrey LLP.

Mr. Barzoukas is listed in Chambers & Partners as one of the leading patent lawyers in Texas, and was recognized by Texas Monthly Magazine as a Texas Super Lawyer in 2005.

The American Lawyer recently selected Weil Gotshal's Intellectual Property practice as a finalist for Litigation Department of the Year in the IP category, and described the group as 'a powerhouse.'