PTAB Team Expands to Include PTAB Judge in the Mechanical Arts

Just a quick shout out to welcome Phil Hoffman to the R&G PTAB team. Phil joins us from the PTAB after spending most of the last decade as an Administrative Patent Judge (APJ).  Phil presided over PTAB trials and ex parte appeals in the mechanical arts.  Prior to the PTAB, Phil was in private practice, including a stint as in-house counsel at General Electric. Phil has an extensive background in the mechanical arts, and a BS in mechanical engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, and a law degree from the great GW Law.  Welcome Phil!