Jeffrey’s practice involves many areas of intellectual property law, including preparation and prosecution of domestic and foreign patents, and disputes concerning patents. He counsels clients and renders formal opinions concerning the infringement/noninfringement of patents, the validity/invalidity of patents, and the design of products and processes to avoid infringement. Jeffrey has experience drafting and prosecuting patents within the electrical arts including such technologies as xDSL communications, microelectronics, wireless communications, computer architecture, and graphics processing. Jeffrey has participated in reexamination proceedings before the USPTO and also has experience identifying and mapping patents to technical specifications for inclusion in patent pools as essential patents.
Jeffrey has worked at various companies including Nortel Networks, Tellabs, Bell-Northern Research (BNR), and the Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI). His technical experience includes hardware development, system engineering, and development of software automation. Most recently, he worked as an associate attorney at the intellectual property law firm of Thomas, Kayden, Horstemeyer & Risley, LLP, in Atlanta, Georgia.
Georgia State University College of Law, J.D., 2006
Georgia Institute of Technology, M.S. Electrical Engineering, 1996
Georgia Institute of Technology, B.S. Electrical Engineering, 1994 (with honors)
Jeffrey is a member of the State Bar of Georgia and is admitted to the Supreme Court of Georgia and Northern District of Georgia. He is also registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and is a member of the Georgia Asian Pacific American Bar Association (GAPABA).