Taylor Higgins Ludlam focuses her practice on patent infringement litigation and complex commercial litigation in a wide variety of industries. Ms. Ludlam has assisted in the successful litigation of patents involving cable and telephony communications, wireless communications, and software-related systems in District Courts and before the International Trade Commission. She has also represented various companies in complex contract disputes, trademark infringement, and class action lawsuits.

Ms. Ludlam has significant courtroom and trial experience in patent and commercial litigation cases, including successfully trying patent litigation cases to a jury. She has experience with complex patent infringement litigations involving multi-district litigation and has practiced before the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation. Ms. Ludlam also has extensive experience with patent and complex business litigation cases involving complex e-discovery issues.

In 2014, Ms. Ludlam was selected as a North Carolina “Rising Star” in Business Litigation by Super Lawyers magazine.

Professional & Community Activities

Board of Directors for Habitat for Humanity, Orange County

Empty Stocking Fund, Volunteer

Special Olympics, Volunteer


  • University of North Carolina, J.D. (2004)
    with honors
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, B.A., Political Science (2001)
    with distinction

Bar Admissions

  • North Carolina (2011)
  • Georgia (2004)


  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas

Who We Are

What fully engaged means to me:

Striving to provide my clients, the firm and my community with the highest level of service possible.

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Taylor Higgins Ludlam

Experience Highlights

Importers Service Corporation v. Georgia-Pacific Resins, Inc.
Lead counsel representing GP Chemicals Equity LLC (GP) in an action alleging breach of contract, fraud, unjust enrichment, violations of the Lanham more
Garnet Digital LLC v. Apple Inc., et al.
Defending AT&T in the Eastern District of Texas. Garnet Digital filed a case against mobile device manufacturers and carriers alleging more
Putative class litigation for national telecommunications company
Serves as counsel to national telecommunications company in this putative class action asserting claims under Florida’s Deceptive and more
Intellectual Ventures v. Motorola Mobility LLC

The firm served as lead counsel on behalf of Motorola Mobility, in a lawsuit involving allegations of patent infringement related to mobile phone more