Tobias “Toby” Tatum is an attorney with the firm’s Litigation and Dispute Resolution practice. Mr. Tatum focuses his practice on commercial litigation, product liability and insurance-related matters. Prior to joining Taylor English, Mr. Tatum served as Senior Counsel for the United States Department of Commerce. In this role, he represented the United States Department of…

Oscar N. Persons’ practice currently focuses on AAA and other arbitration, business mediation and business dispute counseling. He has more than 51 years’ experience in complex business litigation handling individual and class action matters and related appeals and mediation. These matters have included breach of contract, securities fraud, fiduciary duty, negligent misrepresentation, restrictive covenants, trade…

Kelly Mullally is an intellectual property lawyer and appellate litigator focused on providing strategic advice to achieve her clients’ goals. Ms. Mullally has experience in all stages of patent and trademark litigation, from bench and jury trials in the U.S. District Courts, to U.S. Circuit Court appeals, through the U.S. Supreme Court certiorari petition stage.Skilled…

Jeff Kuester is Taylor English’s Patent Practice Group Leader. He handles all types of intellectual property issues, including litigation, preparation and counseling. He is ranked as one of the top 100 lawyers in Georgia and as one of the top 1,000 patent attorneys in the world. As a registered patent attorney, he has been preparing…

Jeff Kuntz is a member of Taylor English’s Intellectual Property Department where he assists in advising clients and securing rights in patent prosecution, intellectual property clearance, and licensing. Mr. Kuntz represents clients in multiple industries ranging from packaging and water control to information technology and consumer products.Before joining Taylor English, Mr. Kuntz was in-house patent…

Nicholas McDaniel is an associate in the firm’s Litigation and Dispute Resolution Department. He brings an array of knowledge on a variety of civil litigation matters, including commercial litigation, product liability and consumer protection litigation, complex tort litigation, class action and multidistrict litigation, fraud and RICO litigation, insurance coverage litigation, and indemnification disputes. Mr. McDaniel…

Randy King is a member of Taylor English’s Intellectual Property Department, where he focuses on protecting and licensing intellectual property rights in the computer arts. Mr. King holds degrees in Industrial and Systems Engineering and Computer Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology, and obtained his law degree from the Georgia State University College of…

Bradford R. Czerwonky channels his extensive product development experience and knowledge of patent law as both an inventor and an attorney into helping inventors and manufacturers capture broad patent rights for their most innovative product ideas. Mr. Czerwonky understands the context in which new designs are created and enjoys tapping into and “translating” the inventor’s…

Hugh Barnhardt is a registered patent lawyer with more than 30 years of in-house and law firm experience in various aspects of intellectual property and technology law. Mr. Barnhardt focuses on patent and technology licensing, IP strategy, and patent portfolio development. Prior to Taylor English, he worked for a Fortune 100 telecommunication equipment manufacturer.Mr. Barnhardt…