Christopher Weber is an associate in the Patent Counseling and Prosecution practice group and a member of the Firm's Litigation Department. He joined the Firm in 2010 and is resident in the Reston office.
Mr. Weber's practice focuses on the representation of high-technology clients in connection with strategic patent counseling and patent prosecution in the mechanical and electrical fields. His technical experience includes a wide range of mechanical and electrical technologies including medical devices, power transmission and storage systems, and large-scale network design.
Prior to joining the Firm, Mr. Weber was a patent agent at Finnegan Henderson. He previously was a patent examiner at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, where he examined U.S. and international patent applications relating to electrical, electro-mechanical and computer systems and methods. Prior to law school, he sailed as an Engineer aboard United States oil tankers and cargo ships throughout the Pacific Ocean. Mr. Weber is a Lieutenant in the United States Navy Reserve.
Mr. Weber received his JD, cum laude, from the Georgetown University Law Center in 2010, where he was an executive editor of The Georgetown International Environmental Law Review. He earned a BS in Marine Engineering from the United States Merchant Marine Academy in 2001.
Mr. Weber is a member of the Virginia State Bar and admitted to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
- Georgetown University Law Center
- US Merchant Marine Academy
- Registered to practice before the United States Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO)