Colin G. Cabral

Colin Cabral is a litigator and trial lawyer specializing in complex patent, intellectual property, and contract disputes.

Colin has wide-ranging experience litigating cases in federal district court. He has represented pharmaceutical companies in patent disputes relating to small molecule compounds and biosimilar drugs. He has also served as lead trial counsel in patent and trade secret matters involving computer software, electronic devices, and consumer products.

Recently, Colin has represented pharmaceutical companies and investors in contract disputes arising out of unsuccessful drug development programs.  

In 2017, Colin was named to Benchmark Litigation’s Under 40 Hotlist, which recognizes attorneys under the age of 40 who “have been deemed the most promising emerging talent in their respective litigation communities . . . by peers and clients.” 

Previously, Colin served as in-house litigation counsel for a global life sciences company. He also served as a Special Assistant District Attorney in Dorchester, MA. 

Colin volunteers as regular faculty for the National Institute for Trial Advocacy. He is Board Chairman of FreeFrom, a charitable organization that helps survivors of domestic violence achieve financial independence. He is also a board member of the Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles (LAFLA).