Donald J. O’ Brien

Donald J. O’ Brien

Technical Field:Computer Science

Industry Expertise:Patent Prep and Prosecution


Don graduated with distinction from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a degree in Computer Science. He amassed over 15 years of industry experience as a software engineer for several Fortune 500 companies and the U.S. Air Force. Don’s responsibilities included systems design and development using various hardware, software, and database technologies.

Don received his J.D. from the University of Wisconsin Law School in 2006, the same year he passed the Patent Bar. He joined in 2009.

Don’s experience has given him expertise in numerous technological fields. He has drafted and prosecuted patent applications relating to telecommunications, hydrocarbon technologies, computer software, single and multi-core processor architecture, database systems, and memory devices.

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