PRACTICE AREASIntellectual Property Litigation
- University of Wisconsin, Madison (J.D., cum laude, Order of the Coif, 2006)
- University of British Columbia (B.A. (Hons.), 2000), Economics
- Judicial Clerk to the Honorable Susan Richard Nelson, United States District Court for the District of Minnesota, 2006-2007
LICENSES & ADMISSIONS
- Licensed in Texas
- United States District Court for the Eastern and Western Districts of Texas
- United States District Court for the District of Minnesota
- State Bar of Texas
- Austin Bar Association
- American Bar Association, Antitrust Section
Mr. Gervey’s practice focuses on antitrust and intellectual property litigation.
At DiNovo Price, Mr. Gervey has represented consumers in direct and indirect purchaser antitrust class actions. As a former Assistant Attorney General in both the Texas and Minnesota Offices of the Attorney General, Mr. Gervey investigated and prosecuted matters involving price-fixing, customer allocation, bid-rigging, and monopolization. He also engaged in extensive merger enforcement. Mr. Gervey’s experience includes antitrust matters related to high-technology consumer products, software, transportation, biotechnology, healthcare, pharmaceuticals, agriculture, finance, and telecommunications. He has considerable experience working with economic experts, including presenting econometric evidence at an antitrust trial.
Mr. Gervey served as lead trial counsel for the 33 Plaintiff States in State of Texas v. Penguin Group (USA) Inc. (tried as to liability concurrently with United States v. Apple), an enforcement action to remedy price-fixing in the market for trade e-books.
Mr. Gervey’s intellectual property experience includes patent and trade secret enforcement matters, primarily in the software and telecommunications industries.
Prior to law school, Mr. Gervey worked as a software developer at an Internet startup company and a medium-sized financial firm.