John F. Rabena

Adjunct Professor
IP Enforcement at the International Trade Commissions
John F Rabena

Sughrue Mion, PLLC
Washington, D.C.

John Rabena is member of Sughrue Mion's Management Committee. He specializes in intellectual property litigation and has represented clients in a wide variety of technologies. He has tried cases in the United States International Trade Commission (USITC) as well as the U.S. District Courts.

In addition to litigation, he practice includes license negotiation, infringement and validity opinions, and patent prosecution.

Rabena also teaches trial skills seminars with the National Institute of Trial Advocacy and Georgetown University.

Practice Areas:
Electrical / Mechanical Patent
Internet, e-Commerce, and Software
ITC Section 337 Litigation
Patent Counseling
Patent Litigation
Patent Prosecution
Trademark Infringement and Unfair Competition Litigation
USPTO Patent Trials

Memberships & Affiliations:
American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA)
National Institute for Trial Advocacy - Instructor
ITC Trial Lawyers Association
IPO ITC Committee


J.D., University of Baltimore School of Law
M.E.E., North Carolina State University
B.S.E.E., United States Military Academy at West Point