John Cordani is a partner in Carmody Torrance Sandak & Hennessey's litigation group. He practices in the areas of intellectual property, antitrust, and commercial litigation, and represents clients in the United States Patent & Trademark Office in prosecuting chemical and mechanical patent applications and trademarks. Prior to law school, John worked as a chemist and received multiple patents covering various aspects of his research. John received an appointment as a Special Public Defender and represents indigent defendants in appeals of their criminal convictions. John is also an Adjunct Professor of Law at Quinnipiac University School of Law and teaches a course on Patent Litigation.