Richard Dodson is a patent agent and focuses his practice on patent prosecution and counseling in the Technology and Software industry area. His experience includes US, PCT, and foreign filings, response to office actions and appeal briefs. He has also worked on infringement opinions and patent licensing negotiations.

Prior to his legal career, Mr. Dodson was a computer systems engineer with Australian Optical Fiber Research in Canberra, Australia. He was a telecommunications infrastructure consultant for Computer Sciences Corporation. Additionally, Mr. Dodson was Co-Founder and Director of Development for moBop, LLC, a wireless infrastructure services provider.

Mr. Dodson’s technical experience includes electronics, optics, robotics, telecommunications and distributed computing environments. He has experience designing scalable software for multi-threaded, multi-processor systems, including systems with real-time processing constraints, and has training in formal computer science and advanced numerical methods. In addition, Mr. Dodson has experience with operating system internals and the details of modern cloud computing architectures.


University of Colorado, M.A., Mathematics (2009)

University of Adelaide, B.S., Electronics and Electrical Engineering (1991) with honors

Court Admissions

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (2003)

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