Dane Sowers is an associate in the Intellectual Property Department.  He focuses his practice on patent litigation with an emphasis on electrical and computing technologies.  Prior to joining Willkie, he served as a law clerk to the Honorable William C. Bryson of the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.  During his clerkship, Dane assisted with Judge Bryson’s appellate matters and numerous district court matters over which Judge Bryson presided by designation in the District of Delaware and the Eastern District of Texas. 
Dane graduated Order of the Coif from The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law in 2021. He previously completed an internship at General Electric, where he developed software to generate analytics regarding the company’s servers and network devices.  He also graduated with a Master of Business Administration degree and a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Engineering from the University of Cincinnati. 



Ohio State University Moritz School of Law, J.D., 2021 University of Cincinnati, M.B.A., 2018 University of Cincinnati, B.S., 2018

Bar Admissions

Texas District of Columbia

Court Admissions

United States Patent & Trademark Office