Paul R. Gugliuzza

Professor of Law

Professor Paul Gugliuzza is an award-winning scholar and teacher in the fields of civil procedure, federal courts, and intellectual property law, focusing in particular on patent litigation. He has published articles in numerous leading law reviews, including the Duke Law Journal, Georgetown Law Journal, Minnesota Law Review, Texas Law Review, Vanderbilt Law Review, Virginia Law Review, and Washington University Law Review.

Professor Gugliuzza has testified before both the U.S. Senate and the U.S. House of Representatives, and his scholarship has been cited in over twenty judicial opinions. His article, “The Federal Circuit as a Federal Court,” received the annual best article award from the Federal Courts Section of the Association of American Law Schools. Professor Gugliuzza’s commentary and writing have been featured in The Wall Street Journal, The Economist, Slate, Talking Points Memo, Bloomberg, and many other news outlets. He is also a regular contributor to the widely read blog, PatentlyO.

Professor Gugliuzza graduated summa cum laude from Tulane University School of Law. After law school, he clerked for Judge Ronald M. Gould on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and practiced in the Issues and Appeals group at Jones Day in Washington, D.C.  Before coming to Temple, Professor Gugliuzza was Professor of Law at Boston University School of Law, where he received the Dean’s Award in recognition of his teaching.

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B.A., B.B.A., University of Oklahoma
J.D. (summa cum laude), Tulane University School of Law

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