Dave Gesner has more than 13 years’ experience helping clients obtain and enforce commercially valuable IP rights through utility and design patent prosecution, counseling, litigation support, diligence, licensing, opinions and post-grant proceedings.
Prior to becoming an attorney, Dave spent over 10 years developing software and managing teams that implemented large-scale computer systems. This experience allows Dave to provide counseling on a wide range of computer-related technologies, and he has worked with clients to protect innovations relating to databases, networking, security, telecommunications, storage systems, cryptography, speech recognition, data analytics, software-implemented business methods, healthcare-related technology, DRM, and Internet-based technologies, including social media and location-based marketing, tracking and search. Dave also has significant experience protecting non-computer-related inventions, including consumer products, toys, green technologies and sporting goods.
Dave is an avid snowboarder and cyclist.