Brett Thompsen works on a wide range of intellectual property matters, including patent post-grant trials, patent litigation, and patent prosecution. He has extensive experience in electrical engineering and analog/mixed-signal circuit design. Mr. Thompsen uses this experience to develop a deep understanding of the technology at issue in his representations. He has argued at multiple inter partes review proceedings before the Patent Trial and Appeals Board. He has also been part of multiple patent infringement lawsuits relating to analog/mixed-signal circuitry, power-management technology, and telecommunications.
Mr. Thompsen served as a judicial clerk to the Honorable Timothy B. Dyk of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.
Prior to law school, Mr. Thompsen worked for seven years as an analog/mixed signal circuit designer at Motorola, Inc. and Texas Instruments, Inc. He was the lead design engineer on multiple projects at Texas Instruments and is an inventor on seven issued patents.