Mr. Kinney is a partner in the Omaha office, having returned to Kutak Rock in 2012. He has a broad commercial litigation background and focuses on intellectual property litigation. He has experience defending companies in patent infringement suits and trademark matters and also routinely advises clients on contractual matters involving intellectual property, including license agreements and indemnity matters. Mr. Kinney has experience representing manufacturing clients regarding dealer issues, which involves familiarity with dealer agreements, various states’ laws and advising manufacturers on day-to-day issues relating to dealer networks.
In addition to his intellectual property litigation experience, Mr. Kinney has significant experience in the areas of general commercial litigation, including breach of contract, medical malpractice, breach of fiduciary duty, antitrust, products liability, title insurance litigation and personal injury. He has first-chaired multiple jury and bench trials.
Mr. Kinney has received an AV Overall Peer Review Rating™ in Litigation, Insurance and Intellectual Property from Martindale-Hubbell®.