Gerard Moy is a patent agent and supports clients in the areas of patent preparation and prosecution.
As an agent and engineer, Gerard combines his patent experience in software technologies and electronic arts with his engineering background in analog, digital electronic circuit, and telecommunication equipment design to guide clients through the process of preparing and prosecuting patents to protect their business’ intellectual property.
Gerard is registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and has prosecuted patent applications for over 20 years. He also prepares office action responses, pre-appeal briefs, appeal briefs, and reply briefs for pending patent application cases. Gerard’s practice extends to counseling clients on prosecution strategies to maximize available legal protections for their inventions and technologies.
Prior to beginning his law practice, Gerard spent over 15 years as an engineer writing software for telecommunications systems and designing electrical circuits and other related systems. Gerard’s strong technical background has allowed him to provide technical and patent prosecution expertise to clients in a number of diverse fields including telecommunication systems, computer network typologies, secure communication techniques, semi-conductor fabrication techniques, wireless modulation/demodulation techniques, and antenna designs for various technologies, such as active electronically scanned arrays (AESAs), synthetic aperture radars (SARs), and other antenna structures operating at frequencies from conventional radio frequencies (RF) to those operating in the near infrared frequency band.
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, Agent, 2002
- Fogarty LLP – Patent Agent (2020 – present)
- Patent Legal Services – Patent Agent (2017 – 2020)
- Polsinelli LLP – Patent Agent (2013 – 2017)
- Munck Wilson Mandela LLP – Patent Agent (2010 – 2013)
- Baker Botts – Patent Agent (2006 – 2010)
- Patent Legal Services – Patent Agent (2002 – 2006)
Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas
– B.S.E.E. – 1990
– Major: Electrical Engineering