Menlo Park, CA (PRWEB) December 02, 2011
Carr & Ferrell LLP, a premier Silicon Valley-based firm offering strategic Intellectual Property, Corporate and Litigation legal services, is pleased to announce that Brian Hennessey has joined the Patent Practice Group as an Associate. Mr. Hennessey is an experienced IP prosecutor with a broad range of experience in domestic and international patent law.
“We are very pleased to welcome Brian to our growing team,” John Ferrell, firm co-founder and Patent Group Chair, said. “His technical expertise and strong record handling complex IP matters make him a superb fit for our firm.”
Mr. Hennessey specializes in intellectual property law matters including preparation and prosecution of U.S. and foreign patent applications, strategic intellectual property planning and patent portfolio management for both established and start-up clients. He possesses substantial experience in a broad range of technology including electrical and mechanical engineering, consumer electronics, medical devices and telecommunications, and software and hardware.
Prior to practicing patent law with Carr & Ferrell LLP, Mr. Hennessey worked in both patent prosecution and litigation for several law firms in the New York City metropolitan area.
Mr. Hennessey holds a B.S.E. in Inter-Disciplinary Engineering from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, and earned his J.D. from the University of California Hastings College of Law.
About Carr & Ferrell LLP
Carr & Ferrell is a full-service law firm uniquely positioned to provide strategic patent and intellectual property, corporate, financing and litigation services. Located in the heart of Silicon Valley’s technology and venture capital community, our attorneys leverage their technical, business and legal expertise to help emerging companies and investors transform business concepts into industry leading enterprises. A strong and focused firm, we have made senior level attention a hallmark of our clients' experience.