Gavin Moler is a member of the Intellectual Property Practice Group in the Los Angeles office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP, with a primary focus on complex trade secret and patent disputes. He has experience in a variety of technologies, including radio communications, medical administration software, online customer service software, and industrial HVAC equipment. He also has extensive experience in all aspects of litigation, including having been a core team member at several trials, two of which resulted in over $1.6 billion in combined damages awards for Kirkland & Ellis clients. Gavin is registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2018, California
  • Registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office


  • University of California, Berkeley, School of LawJ.D.2018

    President, Patent Law Society

    Associate Editor, Berkeley Technology Law Journal

    Editor-in-Chief, Berkeley Business Law Journal

  • University of Southern CaliforniaB.S., Mechanical Engineeringcum laude2014