James Edmondson, Esq.

Of Counsel
(512) 478-9190
Jim.Edmondson@HulseyIPLaw.com

WORK EXPERIENCE
Contract Patent Attorney
Burr & Brown – Syracuse, NY – 2016-06 – Present
I prosecute patent applications in fields of robotics, industrial machinery, filters, furniture, and the like, for
multiple Applicants located in Europe and Asia.
Senior Patent Counsel
Martin & Ferraro – Hartville, OH – 2011-11 – 2016-09
I prosecuted patent applications in mechamicsl and electro-mechanical fields, particularly in the field of medical products on behalf of surgeons and medical product corporations.
Partner/Owner
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP – Washington, DC – 1988-06 – 2011-11
I wrote and prosecuted patent applications, wrote infringement, validity, and freedom to operate opinions,
provided training to junior US attorneys and clents in areas of US patent law, and litigated patent infringement cases, focusing primarily on mechanical and electro-mechanical technologies. Supervised a team of 10 -20 associate attorneys performing all of the ip work on behalf of a major Japanese automobile corporation.
EDUCATION
BS
U.S. Naval Academy
JD
Georgetown University Law Center
NA
U.S. Navy Nuclear Power School
SKILLS
Mechanical and electro-mechanical patent prosecution, opinion drafting, and litigation
MILITARY SERVICE
Service Country: United States
Branch: Navy
Rank: Lieutenant
1979-06 – 1984-06
Nuclear submarine officer; nuclear engineering officer.
CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSES
Registered to practice at USPTO
1989-06 – Present
USPTO Registration # 33, 871
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Member, Virginia State Bar

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