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Andrew J. Ra Jr.
+1 571 203 2770
andrew.ra@finnegan.com

Two Freedom Square
11955 Freedom Drive
Reston, VA 20190-5675

+1 571 203 2700
Fax +1 202 408 4400

Bar and Court Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • Virginia

Education

  • George Mason University School of Law
    J.D., cum laude, 2010
  • University of Virginia
    B.A., Chemistry, 2005
  • University of Virginia
    B.A., Government, 2005

Andrew J. Ra Jr.

Associate

Andrew Ra focuses his practice on patent litigation and client counseling in the chemical, pharmaceutical, medical device, biotechnology, and semiconductor areas. His litigation experience includes cases before U.S. district courts and the U.S. International Trade Commission. He also devotes a portion of his time to pro bono matters representing veterans in appeals before the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims.

While in law school, Mr. Ra focused his course work on intellectual property law. He also worked as a law clerk for a boutique law firm gaining extensive experience in litigation, arbitration, and criminal defense.

Prior to law school, Mr. Ra worked as a research assistant in the biology department at the University of Virginia studying the neuronal mechanisms underlying the movements of the medicinal leech.

Highlights

  • Served as a member of the George Mason Law Review, 2009-2010.
  • Worked as a summer associate at Finnegan, 2009.

Professional Activities

  • American Bar Association
  • Asian Pacific American Bar Association of the Greater Washington DC Area
  • Virginia Bar Association

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