Chris focuses his practice on intellectual property and technology law, with a particular emphasis in the area of patent preparation and prosecution. He is registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Chris regularly prepares and facilitates ongoing prosecution of patent applications at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office in the electrical, mechanical, and computer science arts. He has prepared and prosecuted patent applications for inventions in a broad range of technologies including computer systems, software, networking, telecommunications, mobile and cloud computing, industrial automation, e-commerce, and medical devices. Prior to becoming an attorney, Chris was a network engineer for IBM Corporation in Poughkeepsie, New York, where he designed and maintained a variety of redundant network architectures. He also assisted in the deployment and administration of network security devices designed to protect data integrity.
(B.S., with Distinction, 2003)