Patrick M. Boucher Ph.D.
Dr. Boucher's practice focuses primarily on patent prosecution and licensing of intellectual property, and he has performed numerous validity and infringement analyses.Specific areas of emphasis include: optics, acoustics, satellite design, geophysics studies, microelectromechanical systems (MEMS), nanoscale systems, semiconductor processing, magnetic materials, microprocessors, and financial business methods. Dr. Boucher is also experienced in assisting clients with various copyright issues.
EducationDr. Boucher graduated from Touro Law Center in 1998 summa cum laude in 1998, earned his Ph.D. and B.S. from Queen’s University, Canada, in Physics in 1989 and 1985, respectively.
Career HighlightsPrior to becoming a patent attorney, Dr. Boucher was associated for many years with Physics Review B, a major research journal specializing in condensed matter and materials physics, where he acted as Associate Editor and managed the journal's scientific editorial team. His own scientific research has been interdisciplinary and he has published in the areas of condensed matter physics, nuclear physics, and astrophysics.
* State Bar of New York, 1998
* State Bar of Colorado, 2000
* United States Patent and Trademark Office, 1998
* US District Court for the Eastern District of New York
* US District Court for the Southern District of New York
* American Physical Society, 1986
* Materials Research Society, 1995
* American Bar Association, 2000
* Colorado Bar Association, 2000
BooksNanotechnology: Legal Aspects (CRC Press) February 2008