Moore & Van Allen Law Firm, Attorneys
Practice Areas
  • B.S., Virginia Tech, 2013
  • J.D., University of Georgia, 2016, cum laude
  • North Carolina, 2017
  • Georgia, 2016
100 North Tryon Street
Suite 4700
Charlotte, NC 28202-4003

Tucker J. McKinley

Associate
Overview

Tucker McKinley is an associate in the Charlotte office of Moore & Van Allen's Intellectual Property team.  His intellectual property practice involves a wide-range of industries, with a focus on patent, trademark, copyright, and trade secret litigation.  Tucker also has experience in negotiating a broad range of technology and licensing agreements, assisting clients in evaluating their intellectual property and technology portfolios in advance of mergers and acquisitions, and conducting intellectual property due diligence investigations.

In law school, Tucker served as the Executive Articles Editor for the Journal of Intellectual Property Law.  He also worked as an intern at the University of Georgia Innovation Gateway Office, where he assisted the University in negotiating technology and licensing agreements.

Of Note

  • Author, Slide to Unlock: Apple-Samsung, Alice, and the Need for Clarity in Assessing Patent-Eligibility under Section 101 for Touchscreen Software Patents, 22 J. Intell. Prop. L. 411.