Well known patent litigators, John Desmarais and Matt Powers, left multi-million dollar partnership draws at Kirkland & Ellis LLP and Weil Gotshal & Manges, respectively, to form practices around non-practicing entities (i.e., patent trolls) to pursue companies for patent infringement.
The WSJ Online has their story: The Amazing Adventures of Mr. Desmarais and Mr. Powers.
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