Laurence & Phillips IP Law

About

Derek Meeker


Resume

Employment History

  • Laurence & Phillips IP Law LLP, Partner, 2017–present
  • Renaissance IP Law Group LLP, Partner, Of Counsel, 2012–2017
  • Krieg DeVault, Associate, 2011–2012
  • Marger Johnson & McCollom, P.C., Associate, Legal Clerk, 2004–2010
  • Corvis Corporation, Senior Engineer, 1997–2002
    • Lead engineer on transmitters for 3000 km 320 channel optical telecommunication system
  • Celerix, Inc., Engineer, 1997
    • Designer of laser drivers for VCSEL arrays
  • Rockwell Science Center, Engineer, Intern, 1994–1997
    • Designer of clock recovery phase locked loop system

Education

  • Wake Forest University School of Law, J.D., 2005
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, B.S. Electrical Engineering, 1995

Patents

  • U.S. Patent No. 6,529,305, Optical transmission apparatuses, methods, and systems
  • U.S. Patent No. 6,529,305, Optical distortion compensation apparatuses, methods, and systems

Admissions

  • United States Patent and Trademark Office
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • Oregon State Bar
  • Indiana State Bar

Professional Activities

  • President, Oregon Patent Law Ass’n, 2010
  • President-elect, Oregon Patent Law Ass’n, 2009
  • Secretary, Oregon Patent Law Ass’n, 2008
  • Treasurer, Oregon Patent Law Ass’n, 2007