Patrick Arenz

Patrick Arenz

Patrick Arenz is a partner and trial lawyer at Robins Kaplan LLP. He handles high-stakes disputes for a diverse set of clients, ranging from Fortune 100 companies to small inventor-led companies and individuals. His practice focuses on patent and copyright infringement matters, trade secret misappropriation, breach of contract disputes, and business and individual tort cases. Patrick has tried cases to verdict in a wide spectrum of matters, ranging from patent infringement to breach of contract to personal injury and felony-level criminal cases, among others. Based on his accomplishments, Patrick was selected to Benchmark Litigation’s “40 & Under Hot List” and Minneapolis/St Paul Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 list, named a Minnesota Attorney of the Year in 2018, and received the Legal Media Group Americas Rising Star award in 2019 for the best trial lawyer.


Posts by Patrick Arenz


Request for Amici: Tell SCOTUS to Incentivize Original Fictional Characters through Copyright

Some fictional characters are heroes; others are villains. Some mimic reality and others personify fantasy. And some appear in comic books and video games, while others in …
By Patrick Arenz
2 months ago 1

Top Tips for Trying Your First (or Next) Patent Jury Trial

Writing about tips for trying patent jury trials is, in some ways, like teaching skills for hunting dinosaurs. To start, patent jury trials are challenging, which (presumably, …
By Patrick Arenz
8 months ago 1