Panelist Profile


Steven Bauer

Proskauer, Partner (US)


Steve Bauer specializes in resolving IP-related disputes. From Boston, he chairs Proskauer’s IP Group, representing technology and life sciences companies throughout the world.

Chambers ranks Steve as one of only six "Band-1" trial lawyers in Boston. After Steve earned B.S. and M.S. degrees in electrical engineering and computer science from MIT, he received his law degree from Boston University.   Steve has been lead trial counsel in every major U.S. forum, including California, Texas, and Delaware, and has been an advocate or neutral in IP-arbitrations in France, Germany, Switzerland and England. Steve began his career as a law clerk at the U.S. Federal Circuit. Since 2012, he has taught MIT’s Intellectual Property course and has been an adjunct professor at Boston University teaching IP-trial practice. He is registered to practice at the U.S.PTO, and is vice-chair of AIPPI’s ADR Committee.

Steve is an instrument-rated pilot and proud father of three girls.