Alex Wolcott focuses his practice on patent prosecution for domestic and international applicants in a variety of fields, especially the software and computer areas.
Prior to joining the firm, Alex was a patent examiner at the US Patent and Trademark Office for more than three years. As an examiner, he primarily reviewed patent applications relating to e-commerce, payment systems, mobile devices and computer networks. In addition, Alex gained significant experience in subject matter eligibility issues under section 101.
While in law school, Alex served as editor-in-chief of the Journal of Law & Education, and worked as a summer extern at the USPTO. He also received the CALI Award for receiving the highest grade in his Advanced Legal Profession class.
Before attending law school, Alex worked as a senior consultant with a software company in Atlanta, Georgia, where he designed and implemented custom supply chain software solutions.