Tracy focuses his practice on intellectual property, complex commercial, and energy-related civil litigation. He has represented clients in patent infringement, trade secret, commodity supply and distribution (gas, oil, coal), power plant engineering & construction, products liability, professional liability, securities and general commercial disputes, including several class action matters, in both federal and state courts.
Prior to practicing law, Tracy served in the United States Navy as a nuclear engineer and worked as an aerospace program manager. He has extensive practical technical experience in power systems, electrical, mechanical and systems engineering, power generation and distribution, computer science, chemistry, and physics. He also has substantial business experience, which aids him in understanding his clients’ problems and servicing their needs.
Tracy is an active member of the Ohio and Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Associations. He served in the United States Navy from 1985 to 1990 and as the aerospace program manager for Thiokol Corporation from 1990 to 1994. Tracy was an associate with the law firm of Jones Day before joining Calfee in 1998. He became a partner with the firm in 2004.