Ed Walsh co-chairs the firm's Post-Grant Proceedings Group, and has extensive experience representing both patent owners and petitioners before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board and in reexamination proceedings. He also works with electrical and computer-related clients in IP strategy development and execution. His areas of technical expertise include semiconductor processing and high-speed circuit design, wireless communication and signal processing, networks, and connectors and interconnection technology.
Ed served over 14 years as in-house counsel for technology companies, including Chief Intellectual Property Counsel for Teradyne, a world leader in semiconductor processing equipment. Prior to entering law school, Ed worked as an electrical engineer, managing a team developing vehicle diagnostic equipment and as a researcher at the National Cancer Institute.
"Ed knows the business and knows the players, and that’s invaluable."
Ed was an Adjunct Professor and Lecturer in electrical engineering at Boston University. He has been active in local politics in the town of Northborough, is a member of the Sudbury Valley Trustees, is a trustee at First Parish Church, and is an avid lacrosse fan.