Thomas "TJ" Gohn
Direct Dial: 214.730.5659
Direct Fax: 972.630.4489
1700 Pacific Avenue, Suite 4750
Dallas, Texas 75201
TJ’s practice is focused primarily on intellectual property litigation. His cases have involved microphone beamforming, internet content association, and flow cytometry. He has a background in Electrical Engineering and specializes in data and signal processing.
Before joining the Firm, TJ litigated IP cases defending against NPEs. He also practiced in the Middle East litigating international regulatory and diplomatic disputes.
Represents video game development corporation as Plaintiff in variety of patent infringement litigation cases relating to graphics rendering of 3D video games.
Represents technology company as Plaintiff in case involving real-time location and POI mapping.
Represents technology company as Plaintiff in case involving Bluetooth in computer peripherals.
J.D., University of Texas, 2015
B.S. Electrical Engineering, Magna Cum Laude, University of Texas at Dallas, 2012
Professional & Community Activities
Member, Dallas Bar Association
Member, Dallas Bar Association Intellectual Property Law Section
Registered Patent Attorney, United States Patent & Trademark Office
Member, PTAB Bar Association
Publications & Speaking Engagements
Author, "Post TC Heartland Decision Calls Into Question Rule 12 Waiver Doctrine in Patent Cases,” Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld 2017
Author, “Judge Chhabria Excludes Damages Survey Based on the Survey’s Reliance Upon a Rejected Claim Construction,” Cases,” Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld 2017
Author, “Judge Bloom Hits Bombardier with Enhanced Ongoing Royalty Damages and Treble Damages Following Patent Infringement Loss,” Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld 2017
Author, “Federal Circuit Clarifies the Applicability of Alice to Software Patents,” Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld 2016