Deanne Maynard – Partner, Morrison & Foerster LLP


For more than 20 years, Deanne Maynard, co-chair of Morrison & Foerster’s Appellate and Supreme Court practice, has briefed and argued significant appeals in the United States Supreme Court and appellate courts across the country. She has argued 14 cases in the Supreme Court. Law360 dubbed Deanne a “Legal Lion” for her “big victory” last Term in Sandoz v. Amgen, which it described as “a major decision that will speed up access to … lower-cost medicines.” She has argued more than 25 appeals in the Federal Circuit, representing both patentees and defendants on a variety of technologies.