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J.D., Georgetown University Law Center, magna cum laude

B.S., University of California San Diego


Law Clerk for the Honorable Richard Linn, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (2005-2007)

Bar and Court Admissions

District of Columbia Bar

Virginia Bar

Teresa M. Summers

Consulting Counsel

Practice Areas

Teresa serves as consulting counsel to Wiley Rein LLP. She assists clients in intellectual property and commercial matters, including litigation, licensing, contracts and counseling. She has experience in many industries, including biomedical sciences, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, consumer electronics, telecommunications, and cybersecurity.

Representative Experience

  • Assisted the manufacturer of a generic version of Allergan’s Combigan® ophthalmic eye drops for treatment of glaucoma in several related cases.
  • Worked with cloud computing security company Blue Coat Systems in multidistrict patent dispute.
  • Consulted Toshiba Corporation in a patent infringement action against several foreign manufacturers.

Professional Experience

  • Founder, Summers Law Group (2014-present)