Jeremy A. Tigan


(302) 425-3096 F

Jeremy is a partner in the Intellectual Property Litigation Group and serves on the Firm’s Recruiting Committee. He represents clients as lead or Delaware counsel in litigation in the District of Delaware in a wide variety of industries, with a particular focus on pharmaceuticals, software, and networking technology. He has served as lead counsel for Recro, Alkermes, Elan, Solenis, Netflix, Versata, and others in patent and trademark cases. In 2013, Jeremy completed the Federal Trial Practice Seminar, sponsored by the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware and the Federal Bar Association. Prior to law school, Jeremy worked for the investigatory arm of the National Association of Securities Dealers.

He has been ranked by Chambers USA among leading Delaware practitioners in the Intellectual Property area, selected as a IAM Patent 1000 leading Delaware patent litigator, selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America, and recognized as a Rising Star in Super Lawyers.

Professional Activities

  • American Bar Association
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association
  • Delaware State Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association (Delaware Chapter, Intellectual Property Law Section, co-chair)
  • Federal Civil Panel
  • Law360 Intellectual Property Editorial Advisory Board

Representative Matters

  • Superior Oil Co. v. Solenis Technologies L.P., C.A. No. 15-183-GMS (D. Del.); Buckman Laboratories, Inc. v. Solenis, LLC, C.A. No. 2:15-cv-2063-JPM-tmp (W.D. Tenn.); Hydrite Chemical Co. v. Solenis Technologies LP, C.A. No. 2:15-cv-00856 (E.D. Wisc.)
  • Butamax Advanced Biofuels LLC v. Gevo Inc., C.A. No. 11-054-SLR (D. Del.) (Phase I case)
  • Riverbed Technology Inc. v. Silver Peak Systems, C.A. No. 11-484-RGA (D. Del.); Riverbed Technology Inc. v. Silver Peak Systems, C.A. No. 13-2980-JSW (N.D. CA)
  • Cadence Pharms., Inc., SCR Pharmatop, & Mallinckrodt IP v. InnoPharma Licensing LLC & InnoPharma Inc., C.A. No. 14-1225-LPS-CJB (D.Del.); Cadence Pharms, Inc., SCR Pharmatop, & Maillinckrodt IP v. Agila Specialties Inc. & Mylan Labs., Ltd., C.A. No. 14-1499-LPS-CJB (D.Del.)


31 Morris Nichols Attorneys Listed in The Best Lawyers in America® 2021

Wilmington, DE (August 20, 2020) – Thirty-one Morris Nichols attorneys were recognized in the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®. The results are based on peer-review evaluations from more than 67,000 eligible attorneys. Five Morris Nichols attorneys received “Lawyer of the Year” designations (noted with an asterisk below). This... Continue Reading

IAM Patent 1000 2020 Again Ranks Morris Nichols a “Gold” Firm for Delaware IP

Wilmington, DE (June 23, 2020) – The 2020 edition of IAM Patent 1000 – The World’s Leading Patent Professionals again ranks Morris Nichols’ intellectual property litigation group in the highest Delaware tier. IAM sources espouse, “Morris Nichols continues to represent the gold standard when it comes to patent litigation in... Continue Reading

Chambers USA 2020 Ranks Morris Nichols Band 1 in Four Delaware Practices; 24 Morris Nichols Attorneys Recognized Among Leading Delaware Practitioners

Wilmington, DE (April 23, 2020) – Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP appears in the top tier in four Delaware practice categories in the 2020 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business released today. The prestigious Chambers guide has consistently ranked Morris Nichols as a Band 1 law firm for Delaware... Continue Reading

IAM Patent 1000 2019 Again Ranks Morris Nichols in Top Tier for Delaware Patent Litigation

Wilmington, DE (June 17, 2019) – The eighth edition of IAM Patent 1000 – The World’s Leading Patent Professionals again ranks the Morris Nichols intellectual property litigation group in the highest tier for Delaware patent litigation. Touting the practice as “a sure bet for the gold tier year in, year out,” the results reflect the... Continue Reading

17 Morris Nichols Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in 2018 Delaware Super Lawyers

Wilmington, DE (May 18, 2018) – Seventeen Morris Nichols attorneys have been selected for inclusion in 2018 Delaware Super Lawyers.  William M. Lafferty was ranked number one on the “Top 10” list for Delaware.  In addition, attorneys Eric S. Klinger-Wilensky, Kimberly Gill McKinnon, D. McKinley (Mac) Measley, Andrew R. Remming, and... Continue Reading

Morris Nichols Elects Ryan Stottmann and Jeremy Tigan as Partners

Wilmington, DE (January 3, 2017) – Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP is pleased to announce that Ryan Stottmann and Jeremy Tigan have been elected partners effective January 1, 2017. “We are delighted to welcome Ryan and Jeremy to the partnership and congratulate them on this significant career accomplishment,” said Rodger D. Smith II,... Continue Reading

Morris Nichols Team Successful in LadaTech v Illumina Patent Infringement Dispute

Wilmington, DE (March 1, 2012) – Jack Blumenfeld and Maryellen Noreika, Morris Nichols Intellectual Property Litigation Group partners, headed the Morris Nichols patent litigation trial team that represented LadaTech, LLC in its successful patent infringement dispute against Illumina, Inc. The team included associates Derek J. Fahnestock and... Continue Reading