EDUCATION

The George Washington University National Law Center
(J.D, with honors) – 2011

University of Florida
(B.S., Industrial & Systems Engineering, cum laude) – 2007

ADMISSIONS

United States Patent and Trademark Office
Virginia

AFFILIATIONS

American Intellectual Property Law Association
Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO)
IPO Corporate IP Management Committee Member
Virginia State Bar Association

BIOGRAPHY

Neil Kardos is a patent attorney specializing in preparing and prosecuting patent applications. His practice focuses on electrical and computer technologies, including telecommunications, computer hardware and software systems, computer networking, search engines, optical systems, internet hardware and software systems, e-commerce, and business methods.

Neil has spoken at the annual meeting of the Intellectual Property Owner’s Association (IPO) as part of a panel to analyze and discuss trends in corporate IP management. As part of his work on the IPO’s Corporate IP Management Committee, Neil has helped develop a benchmarking survey that assists in-house counsel in the management of their IP departments and patent portfolios.

Neil is a former Primary Patent Examiner at the United States Patent and Trademark Office, where he examined patent applications directed to computer-related technologies, operations research, e-commerce, computer software, complex network analysis, internet applications, and business methods. While working at the USPTO, Neil attended The George Washington University National Law Center, where he was a member of The George Washington Law Review.

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

Moderator. “USING IP ANALYTICS TO MANAGE YOUR PORTFOLIO, YOUR TEAMS, AND YOUR PERFORMANCE: A COMPARISON ACROSS COMPANIES AND INDUSTRIES”, 2016 Corporate Intellectual Property Institute® (CIPI), Atlanta, GA

Speaker. “TRENDS IN CORPORATE IP MANAGEMENT”, 2014 IPO Annual Meeting, Vancouver, CA

PUBLICATIONS

CONTACT

NEIL KARDOS

ASSOCIATE

Phone: 571-432-0800

Email: nkardos@harrityllp.com