Thomas M. Dunlap


Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig PLLC

Tom Dunlap is a partner at Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig where he focuses on intellectual property issues including transactions and disputes.  Tom has authored and taught numerous classes for attorneys and businesses, most recently Patent Damages: The Rise of the Footprint Approach (2016) and the revised edition (2016) of the Virginia Lawyer’s Deskbook, Chapter 8 – Intellectual Property.  Tom holds a JD, MBA and MS in biotechnology and is a Certified Patent Valuation Expert.  Tom has also been a commercial banker, an Army officer (Armor), a special prosecutor, and served as co-chair of an American Bar Association subcommittee.  He is formerly president of the local (Loudoun County) bar association.  Most recently Tom was again named a SuperLawyer (2016) for intellectual property.  The firm has for the third year in a row been named a “Best Law Firm in Virginia” by Virginia Living and the PCT Global Law 2016 Intellectual Property Firm. Outside of his legal practice Tom is a rescue diver, instrument pilot, a member of MENSA, and participates in marathons and triathlons. Tom also founded the biotechnology company Ceres Nanosciences Inc.

2.0 CLE; 2.0 CPE