Syed Mahmood Ahmad is a Senior Associate with the firm and focuses on preparing and prosecuting U.S. and foreign patent applications. Mr. Ahmad has extensive experience in patent portfolio development and management, counseling, due diligence, freedom-to-operate, invalidity and infringement analyses, pre-litigation support, and litigation in Federal Courts. Mr. Ahmad has expertise in a wide variety of technologies, including software, machine learning, image and speech recognition, search and social media algorithms, medical devices, automated driving, vehicle systems and controls, wireless power technology, semiconductor devices and fabrication, and telecommunications.
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Ahmad practiced at a Washington, D.C. based intellectual property boutique law firm, and two international general practice firms. Mr. Ahmad has extensive pre-law experience developing, designing, and managing telecommunications and software development projects for a Fortune 500 telecommunications company. Mr. Ahmad has also worked as an engineer in the petroleum industry in India.
Mr. Ahmad is proficient in Urdu and Hindi.