Gregory L. Hillyer is a practicing trial attorney and a partner with the firm Brinks, Gilson & Lione. Mr. Hillyer is a Board Certified, Registered Patent Attorney licensed to practice law in several state, federal and administrative courts, including the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. He has litigated and tried a wide variety of civil cases throughout the country involving patents, trademarks, trade dress, copyrights, trade secrets and false advertising.
Mr. Hillyer is listed in Best Lawyers in America and has been recognized by other publications for excellence in the field, including being named a Philadelphia Super Lawyer and appearing in the Washington Post as one of Washington, D.C.’s top lawyers. Mr. Hillyer is the author of several publications and is a frequent lecturer and panel participant. He enjoys teaching trial techniques and is a former Adjunct Professor at Temple University James E. Beasley School of Law where he coached the National Trial Team. Prior to joining Brinks, Mr. Hillyer developed his courtroom skills as a Philadelphia Public Defender.
Mr. Hillyer is the recipient of the Lewis Powell Medallion from the American College of Trial Lawyers, the Most Promising Litigator Award from the Center for Forensic Economic Studies, the Murray Love Award from the Pennsylvania Association of Trial Lawyers, the Trial Lawyer’s Prize from the International Academy of Trial Lawyers and the Barrister’s Award from Temple Law.
- LAW-695-004 Civil Trial Advocacy (Spring)