From Northern California to the Entire IP Landscape: Orrick’s New Blog
George’s patent agent and engineering background gives him the perspective that few litigators possess. Having spent years on the prosecution / portfolio management side as well as the contentious side, George has developed a 360-degree view of IP matters, enabling him to craft more effective strategies. Additionally, George’s years practicing in New York, Atlanta, Silicon Valley and San Francisco have broadened his jurisdictional perspective.
He represents individuals and companies ranging from startups to Fortune 500 companies, and everything in between, on all aspects of IP law and disputes, with an emphasis on litigation, due diligence and licensing. As a registered practitioner before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, he also has significant experience drafting and prosecuting patent applications, as well as challenging issued patents via post-grant administrative proceedings.
George has represented clients in a variety of technological fields, including the electrical arts, software and cloud computing, telecommunications, mechanical and medical devices, and financial services.
The following is a sample of George’s current and past representations.