Michael C. Ting

Michael C. Ting

Michael C. Ting
Silicon Valley
+1 650 752 3113

Michael C. Ting is an associate in Goodwin’s Intellectual Property practice. Mr. Ting joined Goodwin in 2021.  Mr. Ting focuses his practice on complex intellectual property matters, including patent litigation and IP portfolio counseling. Mr. Ting has also litigated cases involving California Right of Publicity law, trade secret misappropriation and trademark infringement. Mr. Ting has litigated cases in numerous Federal District Courts as well as the United States International Trade Commission. Mr. Ting has also worked on appeals to the Federal Circuit as well as the Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit. Mr. Ting has worked on cases and matters including complex technologies including semiconductor manufacturing, packaging and design, LCD and LED technology, augmented reality, display technology, various wireless communication protocols, and applications for graphene.

Mr. Ting is also an adjunct professor at San Jose State University where he has taught Intellectual Property to graduate candidates in the Masters of Biotechnology program.


Among his recent matters, Mr. Ting has represented:

  • A large petroleum additives company in various matters related to trade secret misappropriation and breach of employment agreements.
  • One of the largest computer brands in the world in various matters related to technologies found in personal computers, tablets, smart phones, and displays.
  • One of the largest semiconductor suppliers in the world in various matters related to semiconductor manufacturing processes, packaging, and circuit design.
  • A biotech company in a patent litigation involving diagnostic test strips.
  • One of the pioneering companies in Augmented Reality in its first patent infringement case related to its ground-breaking AR headsets.

Professional Activities

Mr. Ting is a member of the State Bar of California.

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Goodwin, Mr. Ting was a founding partner of TKLG LLP, a boutique law firm specializing in Intellectual Property Matters.




University of Southern California


University of California, Berkeley



  • California


  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas

Recognition & Awards

In 2018, Mr. Ting was recognized as one of the top 100 litigators in California by Top 100 magazine.