Peter Flanagan is a senior patent counsel in the Intellectual Property & Technology Practice and has extensive experience in all aspects of patent prosecution, litigation and transactions.

    Peter’s background in electrical engineering and his acumen in a wide variety of technologies – communication systems; robotics and automation systems; light emitting devices; memory devices; medical devices; computer systems; software; semiconductor and nanotechnology devices; financial technologies; and artificial intelligence, to name a few – are highly valued by a broad spectrum of the firm’s clients.

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    • Preparing and prosecuting numerous patents for domestic, European and Japanese clients.
    • Drafting and prosecuting patent applications in high-tech areas.
    • Negotiating patent licensing agreements.
    • Analyzing patents for invalidity and infringement issues.
    • Managing patent portfolios and patenting strategies.


    • George Mason University, J.D., cum laude, 2004
    • Grove City College, B.S., Electrical Engineering, 1999


    • Commonwealth of Virginia, 2004
    • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office


    • U.S. Ct. of App., Federal Circuit
    • U.S. Ct. of App., Sixth Circuit
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