William Brogan

William Brogan

Washington, DC Phone: (703) 917-0000 ext 107 Fax: (703) 997-4905

Bill Brogan has more than a decade of experience in all aspects of patent law, including U.S. patent preparation and prosecution; foreign prosecution; reexamination; appeal before the Board of Patent Appeals and Interferences; patentability, validity, noninfringement and infringement opinions; patent portfolio management; establishing new in-house IP programs for clients; client counseling from product development through patenting and patent assertion; and patent litigation. Mr. Brogan has drafted and prosecuted hundreds of patent applications and supervised the drafting and prosecution of hundreds of others, both U.S. and foreign, and his litigation experience has proven to be valuable in shaping the strategies and tactics he applies to his prosecution and counseling practice. Mr. Brogan concentrates his practice in technologies related to computers, software, and business methods. He has served clients in various industries, such as the software development, financial services, microprocessor design, supply chain management, and package delivery industries.

Prior to joining MH2 Technology Law Group, Bill Brogan was Of Counsel at Finnegan, where he practiced for almost 11 years. Before becoming a patent attorney, Mr. Brogan enjoyed a 12-year career as a computer and software engineer. His engineering experience included designing, developing, and testing real-time, embedded software for sonar systems, radar jammers, packet-switching networks, and the GPS satellite.

Bar Admissions:

  • Virginia
  • District of Columbia
  • Registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Education:

  • Juris Doctor, with honors, George Washington University Law School
  • B.S. Computer Engineering, Boston University

Professional Affiliations:

  • American Intellectual Property Law Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Intellectual Property Owner's Association
  • Virginia State Bar