Alejandro (Alex) Fernandez is Board Certified by the Florida Bar as an expert in Intellectual Property Law, a distinction he has held for 14 of his 20 years in practice. Alex’s energetic, strategic, and collaborative service to clients led to his selection as one of the “Top 100 Lawyers in Florida” and “Top 50 Lawyers in Hillsborough County” by Super Lawyers Magazine. In 2022, The Best Lawyers in America awarded Alex with Lawyer of the Year for his work in trade secrets law.
Alex counsels clients in the protection of their patents, trademarks, trade secrets, and copyrights. Clients and other attorneys frequently engage Alex to step into and efficiently resolve complex, contentious intellectual property disputes. He has represented clients in every stage of litigation in many intellectual property disputes nationwide and internationally, and has distinguished himself by successfully arguing numerous times before federal judges and magistrates.
Alex is also an experienced patent attorney adept at applying his patent litigation experience to drafting complex patent applications and protecting leading edge technology. He has two decades of experience drafting and prosecuting complex patents involving mechanical, fluid power, medical, energy, software, and consumer devices.
Alex also frequently represents clients in various forms of corporate transactions requiring intellectual property expertise. He has served as counsel on numerous deals involving hundreds of millions of dollars. Similarly, he has extensive experience in complex licensing transactions involving patents, trademarks, trade secrets, and copyrights. He does everything possible to facilitate closing deals, while counseling clients thoughtfully about true IP risks.