Benjamin Johnson Patent Attorney

Patent Attorney

Benjamin Johnson is a registered patent attorney focusing on preparation, prosecution, and litigation of patents in a variety of technology fields. Mr. Johnson has been both an engineer and a project manager before becoming an attorney. As an engineer, he worked on projects involving radar and electronic countermeasures for a defense contractor. As a project manager, he was responsible for the management and implementation of large-scale enterprise software for financial institutions. Mr. Johnson worked as an associate attorney in patent law at a major US law firm and has served as In-House Counsel for a technology company where he managed an extensive patent portfolio covering all aspects of semiconductor back- and front-end of line processing. Prior to accepting a position at TLG, Mr. Johnson practiced patent litigation and patent prosecution at an IP firm in Austin, TX.

AREAS OF EXPERIENCE
–  Patent Litigation
–  Patent Preparation & Prosecution
–  Patent Trial & Appeal Board Proceedings
–  Inter-Partes Review
–  Domestic & International Patent Strategy
–  Opinions
–  Due Diligence

TECHNOLOGICAL BACKGROUND
–  Computer Hardware & Software
–  Data Communications & Networks
–  Semiconductor Manufacturing
–  Telecommunications
–  Business Methods

EDUCATION
Mr. Johnson holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Arkansas and a Juris Doctor from the University of Texas at Austin, where he graduated with honors. He was an Associate Editor of the Texas Law Review.

ADMITTED TO PRACTICE
–  State of Texas
–  United States Patent & Trademark Office
–  United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas