Regis Worley is an associate in Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP’s San Diego office. His practice emphasizes complex litigation and includes intellectual property, securities class action and consumer class action litigation. He also is a registered patent attorney and has patent prosecution and interference experience before the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
In addition to intellectual property matters, Worley provides pro bono legal services, including representation of persecuted aliens who are seeking asylum in the United States. As a result of his volunteer work, he received Casa Cornelia Law Center’s “Inn of Court Pro Bono Publico Award” for outstanding contribution to the legal profession representing victims of human and civil rights violations.
Worley serves as an Engineering Duty Officer in the reserve component of the United States Navy and is a licensed professional engineer. As part of his military service, he was activated for a year to support Operation Enduring Freedom, where he served as the Branch Chief of Operations and Integration for the Engineering Directorate of the Combined Security Transition Command – Afghanistan. In that position, he was responsible for operations of a $9.1 billion infrastructure program comprising over 1,100 projects for the Afghan National Army and the Afghan National Police.
Prior to practicing law, Worley founded and managed a forensic consulting corporation that operated on a national level. As an engineering consultant, he testified as an expert witness regarding forensic and biomechanical engineering issues in more than 75 trials, arbitrations and depositions. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from University of California Santa Barbara and a Master of Science degree in mechanical engineering from San Diego State University. He earned his Juris Doctor degree from Thomas Jefferson School of Law, where he served as the Editor-in-Chief of the Law Review and graduated summa cum laude.
- “Outstanding Young Attorneys,” San Diego Daily Transcript, 2011
Thomas Jefferson School of Law, J.D., 2004, summa cum laude
- Editor-in-Chief of the Law Review
San Diego State University, M.S., 1996, Mechanical Engineering
University of California Santa Barbara, B.S., 1991, Mechanical Engineering
- United States Patent and Trademark Office
- United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
- United States District Courts for the Northern, Central and Southern Districts of California
- United States District Court for the District of Colorado
- May 26, 2016
- March 5, 2015
- January 15, 2015
- November 6, 2014
- October 9, 2014
- October 3, 2014
- January 31, 2012
- November 18, 2011