With more than 30 years of experience practice patent law, Richard V. Burgujian focuses his practice on client counseling, providing opinions, and assisting clients in dealing with problems they are experiencing in the United States market related to semiconductor devices, semiconductor processing equipment, microprocessor design, computer architecture, and communication networks.
Richard manages the preparation and prosecution of patent applications for numerous clients, and also counsels clients on their patent portfolios as well as patent validity and infringement issues.
He has managed the prosecution of hundreds of patent applications annually for one of the world’s leading manufacturers of electronic consumer products and semiconductor devices and managed patent prosecution for multiple domestic and international companies in Japan, Taiwan, and China in a wide range of technologies.
A licensed professional engineer in New Jersey, Richard has a strong background in the electrical and mechanical engineering areas. His analytical abilities and technical skills enable him to assist clients in a wide range of technical areas. He worked as an electrical power engineer and gained a strong working knowledge of engineering, design, and construction.
He later completed graduate level coursework in semiconductor device physics. Richard worked in General Electric’s Corporate Research and Development Center, where he was responsible for preparing and prosecuting patent applications related to high technology inventions in local area networks, computer architecture, computer software, and laser-assisted industrial processing.
Richard served as the resident partner of the firm’s Tokyo office for four years. During that time, he counseled Japanese clients with regard to their patent prosecution and dispute matters in the United States. He has also served as a member of the firm’s management committee.
- Rutgers University School of Law J.D., 1984
- Fairleigh Dickinson University M.S., Management Science, 1975
- Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute M.E., Electric Power Engineering, 1972
- Stevens Institute of Technology B.E., Electrical Engineering, 1971
- District of Columbia
- New Jersey
- New York
- U.S. District Court, District of Columbia
- U.S. District Court, D. New Jersey
- U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
Professional Activities :
- American Bar Association
- American Intellectual Property Law Association
- Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
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