Versatile professional with more than 17 years of experience in intellectual property specializing in patent drafting, searching and prosecution on a global scale. Registered Patent Agent with United States Patent and Trademark Office. Expertise in telecommunications, electrical, computer/software, and Biotech (Green Industry Friendly), as well as comprehensive understanding of new AIA laws and new patentability determination procedures. Prepared approximately 1,500 prosecution responses to date and assisted in approximately 800 issued patents. Technically proficient in MS Office Suite applications, Corel, Acrobat and patent database tools.