Education and Honors

  • J.D. (cum laude), Southern Methodist University School of Law, 2008
    Technology Editor, SMU Law Review
  • B.S. (cum laude), electrical engineering, Texas A&M University, 1998

Admissions and Affiliations

State Bar of Texas

United States Patent and Trademark Office

United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas

Brad Birchfield

Associate

2001 Ross Avenue Dallas, Texas 75201-2980
United States
Phone:
+1.214.953.6570
Fax:
+1.214.661.4570

Concentration

Patent prosecution and litigation

Summary

Bradley Birchfield works on a range of intellectual property matters, focusing primarily on patent prosecution and patent litigation. Mr. Birchfield has experience in preparing and prosecuting patent applications relating to a wide range of technologies, including optics, electronics, software and telecommunications.

Prior to becoming a lawyer, Mr. Birchfield spent seven years working as an electrical engineer in the telecommunications industry. His work in that field includes circuit board design and implementation, software development and testing and system integration and verification.

Publications, Speeches and Presentations

  • “Note, The Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit’s Questionable Opinion in IPXL Holdings, L.L.C. v. Amazon.com, Inc. Creates More Questions Than Answers Regarding Hybrid Claims,” SMU Law Review, Winter 2007