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James Fornari

New York
(212) 259-7300
jfornari@ckrlaw.com
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BAR ADMISSIONS

NY
PA


AREAS OF PRACTICE

More than forty five years of experience as a trial lawyer in New York and numerous federal trial courts throughout the United States. He focuses on intellectual property litigation and prosecution, complex product liability litigation and counseling with an emphasis on electronics, biomedical, pharmaceutical, mobile advertising/coupon systems and medical appliance defense in federal and state actions and proceedings


ACCREDITATIONS

Has served as an Assistant United States Attorney in the Trial Division – Major Trials Unit.

EDUCATION

Undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering and Plasma Physics at Massachusetts Institute of Technology
J.D. from Columbia University School of Law


LANGUAGES

English
Italian

Mr. Fornari has more than forty-five years of experience as a trial lawyer in New York and numerous federal trial courts throughout the United States.

He focuses on intellectual property litigation and prosecution, complex product liability litigation and counseling with an emphasis on electronics, biomedical, pharmaceutical, mobile advertising/coupon systems and medical appliance defense in federal and state actions and proceedings.

Representative Matters:

Mr. Fornari earned his undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering and Plasma Physics at Massachusetts Institute of Technology and earned his J.D. at Columbia University School of Law. Mr. Fornari has served as an Assistant United States Attorney in the Trial Division – Major Trials Unit.

Mr. Fornari is admitted to practice in New York and Pennsylvania.

Mr. Fornari is fluent in English and Italian.