Q&A With Finnegan's J. Michael Jakes

Law360, New York (December 3, 2009, 1:04 PM EST) -- Mike Jakes is a partner at Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner LLP in Washington, and the leader of the firm’s appellate practice. He has argued many appeals before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, in patent and veterans (pro bono) cases. He is currently a member of the court’s Advisory Council, appointed by the chief circuit judge.

Q: What is the most challenging case you’ve worked on and why?

A: The one I’m currently working on, Bilski v. Kappos. As we said...
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