Thomas E. Zemaitis is a partner in the Philadelphia office of Pepper Hamilton LLP. He concentrates his practice in all types of commercial litigation, with an emphasis on intellectual property, particularly trademark, copyright and false advertising matters and on antitrust and trade regulation matters. His experience also includes securities, trade secret, contract, tortious interference and product liability cases.
Mr. Zemaitis joined Pepper as an associate in the Litigation Department in the Philadelphia office in 1976, and he became a partner in 1984. He left the firm to serve as general attorney for major litigation with Bell Atlantic Corporation from January 1992 through June 1993, and returned to the firm as a litigation partner in July 1993. Within Pepper, Mr. Zemaitis is the firm's general counsel and chair of the Professional Responsibility Committee. He has served as chair of the Compensation Committee, the Associates Committee, and the Hiring Committee, and as a member of the Philadelphia Summer Associates Committee. He also has been the partner in charge of associate assignments in the Litigation Department, head of training for litigation associates and coordinator of pro bono activities.