Brad Caldwell, Jason Cassady, Austin Curry earn spots in Best Lawyers in America
DALLAS – Name principals Brad Caldwell, Jason Cassady and Austin Curry from the Dallas law firm Caldwell Cassady & Curry once again have earned selection among the nation’s top attorneys in the 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.
Mr. Caldwell claimed his third Best Lawyers listing for his work in intellectual property litigation and patent litigation. Mr. Cassady and Mr. Curry both earned their second consecutive appearances in the Best Lawyers guide based on their expertise in intellectual property litigation. For more information on the honored Caldwell Cassady & Curry attorneys, click here.
The annual Best Lawyers listing of the country’s leading attorneys is based entirely on peer review surveys. The selection process includes a poll of tens of thousands of lawyers who are asked to confidentially evaluate their legal peers in various practice areas.
The Best Lawyers recognition follows multiple professional accolades for Caldwell Cassady & Curry this year alone. After going undefeated in the courtroom during 2016, the firm was named the 2017 Intellectual Property Litigation Department of the Year by the legal publication Texas Lawyer and ranked as the nation’s #1 firm for plaintiffs’ patent cases in the 2017 IAM Patent 1000 – The World’s Leading Patent Professionals.
Caldwell Cassady & Curry won three different patent infringement trials against technology giant Apple Inc. last year, including a $625.6 million jury award in favor of VirnetX Inc. that was ranked as the largest intellectual property verdict in Texas and the sixth-largest verdict of any kind in the U.S. during 2016. The firm also won a $22.1 million verdict for Cellular Communications Equipment LLC against Apple and a separate $302.4 million award for VirnetX in another trial.
Caldwell Cassady & Curry represents companies and individuals in high-stakes civil litigation, including patent infringement cases, fiduciary duty cases, class actions, and disputes involving company founders. The firm has tried and won some of the nation’s top verdicts against the largest companies in the world.