Alan is Counsel to the firm and has been practicing intellectual property law since 2006, and has worked as a prior art researcher and business intelligence analyst as well as an intellectual property attorney. He holds a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Connecticut and a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Northeastern University, and for several years was licensed as a Naval Nuclear Engineer Officer. Alan’s legal experience includes patent, trademark, and copyright prosecution and dispute resolution, trade secret protection, and related counseling and opinion work. He has assisted in litigation before United States District Courts, the Second Circuit Court of Appeals, and the International Trade Commission, as well as World Intellectual Property Organization arbitrations. His technical experience extends to electrical, electronic, software, mechanical, and metallurgic inventions.
Alan is admitted to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and in the Federal District Court and the state courts of Connecticut.