Keeley Vega
Keeley VegaPartner
Keeley Vega’s practice focuses on complex patent litigation and counseling. Ms. Vega has represented plaintiffs and defendants in patent cases spanning a wide range of technologies, including medical devices, biotechnology, computer software and hardware, semiconductor design and manufacture, thermal inkjet cartridges, and e-commerce methods and systems. Ms. Vega is skilled and experienced in all major aspects of patent litigation, including pre-filing investigations, fact and expert discovery, claim construction, summary judgment, trial preparation, trial, and post-trial proceedings.

Ms. Vega graduated from the University of California, San Diego with a B.S. in Biomedical Engineering. She received her Juris Doctor from the University of Michigan Law School, where she served as the President of the Intellectual Property Students Association and was the Technology Editor for The Michigan Journal of Race & Law.

Prior to joining Turner Boyd, Ms. Vega was an associate with Fish & Richardson.

Ms. Vega is a member of the California bar, and is admitted to practice before the U.S. Courts for the Northern, Southern, and Central Districts of California, the Eastern District of Texas, the Eastern District of Michigan, and the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

  • University of California, San Diego, B.S. Biomedical Engineering 2005
  • University of Michigan Law School, J.D. 2008

  • A Proposal for the Protection of Fashion Design: Knocking Off Design Patent Law, First Prize, ASCAP Nathan Burkan Memorial Competition in Copyright Law, University of Michigan Law School, 2008
  • Continuous Passive Motion Applied to Whole Joints Stimulates Chondrocyte Biosynthesis of PRG4, with G.E. Nugent, T. Takara, J.K. O’Neill, S.B. Cahill, S. Görtz, T. Pong, H. Inoue, N.M. Aneloski, W.W. Wang, T.J. Klein, N.D. Hsieh-Bonassera, W.C. Bae, J.D. Burke, W.D. Bugbee, and R.L. Sah, Osteoarthritis and Cartilage, 15 (5), pp. 566-574 (2007)

  • Eliminating Bias: How to Tame Your Lizard Brain, Turner Boyd’s Fourth Annual California MCLE Program, Redwood City (January 2018)
  • The Prior Commercial Use Defense: Applicability, Advantages, and Disadvantages, Turner Boyd’s Third Annual California MCLE Program, Redwood City (January 2017)
  • Patent Litigation and the International Trade Commission, Boalt Hall – University of California, Berkeley School of Law (April 2016)
  • Client Management: One Size Does Not Fit All, Berkeley Center for Law & Technology (March 2016)