James T. Wilson

James T. Wilson

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Professional Profile

Jim Wilson is a partner with Davidson Berquist Jackson & Gowdey. Jim handles complex intellectual property matters, drawing on his experience in patent and trade secret litigation, appellate practice, and patent prosecution. 

Jim began his intellectual property career in 1992 at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (PTO). Jim has studied electrical and computer engineering hardware and software systems in cases involving smartphones, Internet systems, telecommunications, computer networking, integrated circuits, semiconductor packaging, batteries, LED, and laser technologies. Jim has represented petitioners and patent owners in more than 70 inter partes review (IPR) proceedings before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB).

Jim's extensive experience at the U.S. International Trade Commission includes:

     -Light-Emitting Diodes and Products Containing Same, Inv. No. 337-TA-784 (represented respondent)

     -Wireless Communication Devices and Systems, Components Thereof, and Products Containing Same, Inv. No. 337-TA-775 (represented complainant)

     -Electronic Imaging Devices, Inv. No. 337-TA-726  (represented respondent)

     -Short Wavelength Semiconductor Lasers and Products Containing Same, Inv. No. 337-TA-627 (represented complainant)

     -Equipment for Telecommunications or Data Communications Networks, Including Routers, Switches, and Hubs, and Components Thereof, Inv. No. 337-TA-574 (represented complainant)

     -Digital Image Storage and Retrieval Devices, Inv. No. 337-TA-520 (represented respondent)

     -Integrated Repeaters, Switches, Transceivers, and Products Containing Same, Iv. No. 337-TA-435 (represented respondent)

Jim earned a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Penn State University and a J.D. from American University, each with honors. Jim is registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and is a member of the bars of Virginia and the District of Columbia. Jim is admitted to the United States Supreme Court, the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, and the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.