Andrew regularly handles patent preparation, prosecution, and related complex U.S. Patent Office proceedings. He is very experienced in managing large-scale domestic and international patent portfolios. He is also very experienced in counseling clients on intellectual property and technology services issues arising in complex transactions, like private equity, mergers and acquisitions, public and private offerings, and licensing programs. In addition, Andrew has tried patent matters before federal courts.
Andrew has represented clients such as Google, Alcatel-Lucent (Nokia), AT&T, Bloomberg, Philips Electronics, and Johnson & Johnson as patent counsel regarding a variety of subject matter, including fiber optic communication routing systems, cellular network roaming technology, arthroscopic suture anchors, high-pressure mercury vapor discharge lamps, software-as-a-service (SaaS) products, trading systems, automotive electronics, and healthcare records management. With an electrical engineering degree from Georgia Tech, Andrew is known for his ability to absorb the most complex technology and specializes in describing mechanical and computer-based systems.