Daniel Gross is an intellectual property litigation partner in Kirkland & Ellis’s Houston office. His practice involves a range of technologies including electronics, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, mechanical and industrial equipment, and packaging coatings. Daniel has experience in all phases of patent litigation relating to liability and damages issues, including pleadings, claim construction, fact and expert discovery, dispositive motions, trial in federal district courts and arbitration proceedings, inter partes review proceedings at the USPTO PTAB, and appeals to the Federal Circuit.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2020, Texas
  • 2015, Illinois 
  • Registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office


  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas


  • Northwestern Pritzker School of LawJ.D.cum laude2015

    Development Editor, Northwestern Journal of Technology & Intellectual Property

  • Embry-Riddle Aeronautical UniversityB.S., Aerospace Engineering2008