Trademark and Copyright Registration
Technology Licensing and Internet Law
Business and Commercial Litigation
Intellectual Property and Complex Litigation
EDUCATIONSanta Clara University School of Law, J.D., 2001, magna cum laude
University of California, Santa Cruz, B.A., 1998
California Superior Court
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
U.S. District Court for the Central District of California
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California
Aaron Wainscoat is an Of Counsel attorney in the firm’s Litigation Group, where his practice encompasses all forms of civil and commercial litigation.Aaron is a trial attorney with extensive experience litigating intellectual property disputes, including patents, trade secrets and trademarks, as well as handling complex commercial litigation in federal and state court.
Prior to joining Thoits Law, Aaron practiced in the East Palo Alto office of DLA Piper LLP (US) for 20 years, where he handled complex commercial litigation and intellectual property matters, with an emphasis in patent litigation in federal court and before the International Trade Commission (ITC).
Aaron earned his J.D. from Santa Clara University School of Law, graduating magna cum laude in 2001. Prior to law school, Aaron graduated from the University of California, Santa Cruz, with a degree in Politics with an emphasis in International Relations.