Registered Patent Attorney
CA, US Patent & Trademark Office
Jeff joined Applied Biosystems (NYSE:ABI) in 2001 as a Senior Patent Attorney. He then served as Director of the legal department's Mechanical, Optics, and Software Practice Group, and later as Senior Director of Patent Prosecution and Counseling. In January 2007, he was appointed Vice President of Intellectual Property & Chief… read more Group Counsel, ABI, and Assistant Secretary, Applera Corporation (parent of ABI). Following the acquisition of ABI by Invitrogen Corporation (NASDAQ:IVGN), in 2009, Jeff assumed the role of VP of IP and Lead IP Counsel for the Genetic Systems Division of Life Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ:LIFE), the new name for the combined companies. In January 2010, Jeff left Life Technologies, and now offers consulting and services in the field of intellectual property law.
Jeff's educational background includes a Juris Doctorate from George Mason University School of Law, a Master of Science in Biotechnology from Johns Hopkins University, and a Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry from the University of Virginia.
Jeff currently resides in Silicon Valley, California. He enjoys endurance road cycling, being a two-time winner of the California Triple Crown, and general aviation, holding a private pilot’s license with an instrument rating.
- Copyright Infringement
- Copyright Registration
- Response to USPTO Office Action (Trademark)
- Trademark Infringement
- Trademark Registration
- Trademark Search
- Other Trademark & Copyright Matter
- Design Patent
- Non-Provisional Patent
- Patent Infringement
- Patent Search
- Provisional Patent
- Response to USPTO Office Action (Patent)
- Other Patent Matter
"Jeff was great to work with - prompt, communicative, and even willing to talk on a Saturday. I would definitely recommend him!"
Posted on Nov 4, 2013