Eric R. Hubbard

General Counsel

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  • JD, cum laude, The University of Michigan Law School, 1987
  • BA (Chemistry), Hope College, 1984

Qualifications

  • New York
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado
  • Association of the Bar of the City of New York
  • New York Intellectual Property Law Association
  • VPP German Patent Practitioners Association

Eric R. Hubbard

General Counsel

Eric Hubbard is Ropes & Gray’s general counsel. Eric and his team advise the firm on risk management, legal ethics and regulatory compliance issues. Eric’s team includes the firm’s conflicts clearance and new business intake, and employment counsel functions.

Prior to assuming the role of general counsel, Eric was a partner in the firm’s IP litigation group. For more than 20 years, Eric litigated complex patent infringement and other intellectual property disputes, licensed patents and represented clients in reexaminations before the U.S. Patent Office in industries ranging from medical devices, electronics and semiconductor processing to biotechnology and industrial chemical processing.