PAUL A. FORSYTH

Paul Forsyth is a patent attorney with the law firm of Pitts & Lake, P.C., and currently practices primarily in the areas of patent law and intellectual property litigation. Mr. Forsyth earned a Doctor of Jurisprudence in 2007 from the University of Tennessee College of Law, where he was Publication Editor of the Tennessee Law Review and served as a Judicial Intern for the Honorable Judge Thomas A. Varlan of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District to Tennessee.

Mr. Forsyth earned a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry (with Distinction and with American Chemical Society Certification) from Duke University in 2004.

Mr. Forsyth is licensed to practice law in the State of Tennessee and is admitted to practice before the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee and the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. Mr. Forsyth is registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office. He is a member of the Knoxville Bar Association, the Tennessee Bar Association, the Tennessee Intellectual Property Law Association, and the American Chemical Society.

865-584-0105
pforsyth@pittslake.com

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Practice Areas

  • Patent Procurement
  • Patent Litigation
  • Trademark Procurement
  • Trademark Litigation
  • Copyright Procurement
  • Copyright Litigation
  • Unfair Competition Litigation

Education and Academic Honors

  • University of Tennessee College of Law, Doctor of Jurisprudence, 2007
  • Duke University, B.S., Chemistry (with Distinction), 2004
  • American Chemical Society Certification
  • Publication Editor of the Tennessee Law Review
  • Judicial Intern for the Honorable Judge Thomas A. Varlan

Professional Associations

  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • Knoxville Bar Association
  • Tennessee Intellectual Property Law Association
  • American Chemical Society

Bar Admissions

  • State Bar of Tennessee
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for Federal Circuit
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office