Viresh Patel



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Education

  • Juris Doctor, The George Washington University Law School
  • Bachelor of Science, Computer Science, University of Florida
Bar Admissions

  • Virginia
  • Registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
Viresh Patel focuses his practice on drafting and prosecuting domestic and foreign patent applications. He also has experience with appeals and reexamination proceedings before the Patent Trial and Appeal board at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. He primarily represents clients on matters in the electrical, mechanical, computer, software, and business method arts.

Viresh previously served as a patent examiner at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. In this capacity, he examined patents related to data management, data security, data integrity, information retrieval, networking, software development, web technologies (e.g., J2EE, .NET), graphical user interfaces, other software inventions, and business methods. Viresh leverages his experiences as a patent examiner to help him expedite prosecution and ultimately secure patent rights on behalf of clients in an efficient manner.

Viresh earned his B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Florida and his J.D. from The George Washington University Law School. While pursuing his undergraduate degree, Viresh worked as a software engineering intern for a large defense contractor. During his time there, he developed updates for tank simulation software. In law school, Viresh was selected as an editorial staff member for the American Intellectual Property Law Association Quarterly Journal.

Prior to joining JONES ROBB, PLLC, Viresh gained experience as an associate at a large patent boutique in Washington D.C.

Legal Practice Areas
Patent Drafting and Complex
  Prosecution
Portfolio Evaluation and
  Management
Opinions
Client Counseling
Proceedings before the
  PTAB

Technical/Industry Practice Areas
Telecommunications (Wired
  and Wireless)
Computer Networks
Optical Systems
Electronics Hardware and
  Firmware
Software and Information
  Systems
Data Management
Cloud Computing
Web Technologies
Financial Systems

Highlights
Successfully represented cases before the USPTO Patent Trial and Appeal Board, both as a representative of the USPTO and of private parties.