Ryan Iwahashi Joins Gish PLLC as a Partner06/06/2023
Gish PLLC is proud to announce that Ryan Iwahashi has joined the firm as a Partner. Mr. Iwahashi – a former Federal Circuit clerk with an MS in Computer Science – made the move to Gish PLLC after nearly a decade in the IP Litigation Group of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP, where he represented some of the world's leading tech companies. With a particular focus on high-tech intellectual property disputes, Mr. Iwahashi has extensive experience handling patent infringement, trade secret misappropriation, intellectual property licensing, and standard-essential patent matters.
Andrew Gish, Managing Partner of Gish PLLC, stated: “We are thrilled that Ryan has joined our team. He brings extensive technical knowledge, legal acumen, and appellate expertise, making him the perfect fit for our rapidly growing firm. We believe that Ryan will play a critical role in helping to grow our Bay Area practice.”
Mr. Iwahashi said: “I’m excited to start the next chapter of my legal career with Gish PLLC. After spending my first decade after law school at a big law firm and clerking at the Federal Circuit, I look forward continuing my work for top-tier clients as part of the unique, small-firm environment that Gish PLLC offers.” Mr. Iwahashi received his law degree from University of California, Berkeley School of Law after receiving his Masters and Bachelor of Computer Science from the University of California, Davis. Mr. Iwahashi clerked at the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit for the Honorable Kathleen O’Malley from 2014 to 2015.
Gish PLLC is an intellectual property litigation boutique law firm of seasoned litigators with deep technical expertise, who represent innovative technology companies ranging from major corporations to disruptive startups. Its attorneys have spent decades litigating and counseling at two of the world’s leading law firms, and founded Gish PLLC to provide world class intellectual property services on a more intimate, boutique scale.