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  • Education
    • J.D., University of Texas School of Law, 2005
    • B.S.M.E., magna cum laude, University of Houston, 2001
  • Bar Jurisdictions
    • Texas, 2005
    • Admitted to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office
Andrew Weaver has extensive experience in the United States as well as internationally, through a network of foreign associates, making sure his clients consider and plan for the eventual uses and legal consequences of their patents and intellectual property. Andrew has participated in the licensing and worldwide portfolio development of several clients. As part of the portfolio development, Andrew has been on location with clients in Canada, China, Israel, Japan, and Sweden. Andrew’s practice involves writing, prosecuting and reexamining patents in an array of fields, including:
  • Mechanical arts
  • Software
  • Medical devices
  • Electronic communications devices
  • Small engines
  • Automotive and heavy vehicles 
  • Cutting tools
  • Transportation systems
Before law school, Andrew earned a degree in mechanical engineering. He helped design ceramic ball valves, biomedical devices and metering systems to measure the flow of liquids and gases. He also wrote a computer program for a Fortune 500 corporation. This background naturally informs his understanding of his clients’ current and future needs when it comes to protecting their valuable intellectual property. 

Andrew’s legal experience also includes preparing opinions and reexaminations of electronic, software, and mechanical technologies. He has been actively involved in ex parte reexaminations, inter partes reexaminations, and inter partes reviews.