Gerard combines his patent experience in software technologies and electronic arts with his engineering background in analog, digital electronic circuit, and telecommunication equipment design to guide clients through the process of preparing and prosecuting patents to protect their valuable intellectual property assets. Gerard is registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and has prosecuted patent applications in various fields ranging from electronic circuitry, mechanical structures, software, and others. Gerard's practice extends to counseling clients on prosecution strategies to maximize available legal protections for their technological investment. Prior to beginning his law practice, Gerard spent over 10 years as an engineer writing software for telecommunications systems, and designing electrical circuits and other related systems.
Additionally, he counsels clients regarding various prosecution strategies that may be taken in order to maximize the currently available legal protection for their inventions. In his practice, Gerard's strong technical background has allowed him to provide technical and patent prosecution expertise to clients in a number of differing fields including telecommunication systems, computer network topologies, secure communication techniques, semi-conductor fabrication techniques, wireless modulation/demodulation techniques, and antenna designs for various technologies, such as active electronically scanned arrays (AESAs), synthetic aperture radars (SARs), and other antenna structures operating at frequencies from conventional radio frequencies (RF) to those operating in the near infrared frequency band.
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