Russell Korn focuses his practice on patent infringement litigation.

Mr. Korn has experience representing companies accused of infringement in cases involving various industries, including telecommunication systems, software-related systems, electrical systems, mechanical systems and pharmaceuticals. He also has significant experience in patent, trademark and copyright prosecution, copyright litigation, strategic IP counseling and licensing.

Mr. Korn has significant courtroom experience in patent cases. He has jury trial experience, including second-chairing a jury trial in which the jury returned a verdict that his client did not infringe and that his opponent’s patent claims were invalid, as well as second-chairing several other jury trials in the Eastern District of Texas. Mr. Korn further has argued in numerous Markman hearings, pretrial hearings, and discovery-related hearings.

Prior to practicing law, Mr. Korn was a defense contractor for Sverdrup Technologies, Inc. at Eglin AFB. Mr. Korn has extensive experience developing software, including writing source code for simulation image analysis, three-dimensional rendering, and guidance and control applications. Mr. Korn received an Achievement Award for the software development of a three-dimensional rendering simulation tool. He also attended the University of Florida, where he completed graduate courses in Electrical Engineering: Digital Signal Processing. He was recognized in 2013 and the three years immediately preceding as a Georgia "Rising Star" in the area of Intellectual Property Litigation by SuperLawyers magazine.


  • Florida State University College of Law, J.D. (2002)
    highest honors, Order of the Coif
  • Auburn University, B.M.E. (1996)
    magna cum laude

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia


  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (2004)
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit (2003)
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia (2003)
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Georgia (2003)
  • Georgia Supreme Court (2004)
  • Georgia Court of Appeals (2004)
  • Georgia Superior Court (2002)
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (2003)

Who We Are

What fully engaged means to me:

Partnering with our clients to ensure that our representation fulfills both their business and legal objectives.

Suite 2800, 1100 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, GA, 30309-4528
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Russell A. Korn

Experience Highlights

TecSec Inc. v. IBM Corp., et al.
Lead Counsel for Cisco in a patent infringement litigation in the Eastern District of Virginia. The plaintiff asserted 11 patents related to more
Wacoh Company v. Chrysler et al.
Served as lead counsel on behalf of Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC who was sued in the United States District Court, Eastern District of Michigan by the more
MicroLog Corp. v. Cisco Systems, Inc., et al.
Counsel for Cisco in a patent litigation brought in the Eastern District of Texas. The plaintiff asserted a patent related to call and message flow more
Ronald A. Katz Technology Licensing LLP v. Cox Communications; In re Katz Interactive Call Processing Patent Litigation; Ronald A. Katz Technology Licensing LLP v. EarthLink Inc.
Lead counsel on behalf of Cox Communications and EarthLink in a suit filed by Ronald A. Katz Licensing Technology in the U.S. District Court for the more