Angela Brooks

Patent Agent
(512) 478-9190


Angela Brooks Patent Prosecution Associate at Hulsey PC Intellectual Property Lawyers Hulsey PC Intellectual Property Lawyers Florida A&M University Washington D.C. Metro Area 323 323 connections I am Electrical Engineer with 9 years of experience as a Patent Examiner with extensive understanding of Electrical Systems and Circuitry Devices. I am well versed in Patent Prosecution; in-depth knowledge of the MPEP; and exemplary skills in technical writing, schematic interpretation, and claim drafting. I am capable of handling multiple projects and meeting deadlines under pressure, while effectively producing quality work. I have passed the Patent Registration Exam while working at the USPTO. I additionally have the ability to communicate and collaborate effectively with senior associates, team members, and able to work independently or in a team. Experience Hulsey PC Intellectual Property Lawyers Patent Prosecution Associate Company NameHulsey PC Intellectual Property Lawyers Dates EmployedFeb 2017 – Present Employment Duration7 mos LocationAustin, Texas Area • Researched Prior art and scientific accuracy for clients inventions • Assisted in drafting Utility and Design applications • Formulated responds to first and final office actions rejections prepared by the USPTO Examiner • Preparing, Drafting and prosecuting patent applications • Contributing to prosecution strategy • Providing technical and legal research and analysis with respect to matters pending before the Patent and Trademark Office United States Patent and Trademark Office Patent Examiner-Electrical Engineer Company NameUnited States Patent and Trademark Office Dates EmployedAug 2008 – Present Employment Duration9 yrs 1 mo LocationAlexandria, Virgnia (GS-12) •Examine Electrical Systems and Devices patent applications •Assess technical reports to record findings of various electrical systems with formal requirements and technological accuracy •Manage several deadlines and work efficiently while analyzing numerous Electrical drawings and Technical reports •Conduct detailed data mining activities in electrical systems with the use of sophisticated data base programs •Reverse engineered electrical systems based on schematics and technical specifications •Support government clients and corporate customers with case management and complex reports •Discuss and negotiate with the applicant and patent attorney to resolve any matters that arise in technical writings •Proficient oral communication skills; utilize to make clear and convincing oral presentations at hearings before principal examiners, quality assurance specialists, and appeal board personnel •Maintain up-to-date knowledge of developments through study, exhibitions, technical fairs and seminars from leading research companies, i.e. Cree Inc., NASA, Samsung Electronics, NIST, Qualcomm Inc. •Communicate convincing arguments, justifying the granting or otherwise of a patent, both orally and in writing •Able to quickly grasp unfamiliar concepts and apply scientific and technical knowledge to the concepts of patent law •Evaluate technology and determine its uniqueness and innovative qualities in the areas of Electrostatic Discharge, Motors with fault protection systems, Electromagnetic devices, Igniting systems, and more CERN Research Associate Intern Company NameCERN Dates EmployedJan 2007 – Jun 2007 Employment Duration6 mos Member of an inter-institutional engineering research team collaborating with CERN on the FAME (Fast Acquisition Measurement Equipment) project •Designed and fabricated electrical protection system for a next generation rotating coil magnetic measurement system being developed for the LHC (Large Haldron Collider) particle accelerator •Aided in the electro-mechanical testing of various prototype measurement systems including processing, organizing, and archiving of magnetic measurements •Published project related reports, calculations, specifications, and other documents Boeing Intern Engineer Company NameBoeing Dates EmployedMay 2002 – Jul 2002 Employment Duration3 mos Member of the International Space Station (ISS) Hub Control Software Team at NASA Johnson Space Center. •Aided in the design and maintenance of software for various elements of the NASA International Space Station. •Utilized the RecPro software to assemble traceable requirements for system proxies. •Created a database of these proxies for the ISS’s Node 3 using Rational Rose. •Improved database protection procedure to increase security while allowing for multi-user access for continuous usage and updating. Education Florida A&M University Degree Name Bachelor of Science Field Of Study Electrical Engineering Dates attended or expected graduation 1998 – 2005 Volunteer Experience HOPE worldwide Volunteer Company NameHOPE worldwide Dates volunteeredMar 1998 – Present Volunteer duration19 yrs 6 mos Cause Social Services As a member of Hope World wide we do a variety of different activities through out the year domestic and abroad. We serve in the hopes to provide hope and change lives all around the world. Each year I participate in back to school drive for children, Thanksgiving baskets to the less fortunate, Christmas gifts for teen, serving meals, Martin Luther king service day, and raise money to support Hope world wide oversees. I have served the people and children in Honduras, while participating on a Hope Worldwide mission trip in 2004.




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technology proficiencies

  • Green Technologies
  • Electronics and Computer Hardware & Software
  • Energy & Power Distribution Technologies
  • Internet & e-Commerce
  • Financial Services
  • Chemical Processes
  • Consumer Products & Services
  • Telecommunications & Wireless devices
  • Medical Devices
  • Materials Science
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Aerospace & Transportation Technology
  • Optics
  • Nanotechnology

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