Bill McClellan’s practice involves counseling, opinion work, and patent prosecution relating to high-tech and electronic industries. He has extensive knowledge in the areas of medical devices and instruments, optics and lasers, computer hardware and software, semiconductor processing equipment, semiconductor devices and processing, system-on-a-chip devices, stereoscopic display devices, network communication, signal processing, pharmaceutical manufacturing equipment and inhalation therapy devices. Bill serves as Chair of the firm's Risk Management and Conflicts Committees.

  • Provided invalidity and non-infringement opinions to a European manufacturer to enable entry into the U.S. market and to facilitate a deal with a major pharma company.
  • Performed patent analysis and filed an application for reexamination of an adverse party's patent for a large semiconductor company involved in patent litigation, resulting in a favorable settlement.
  • Advised semiconductor equipment companies on product clearance, patent opinions, and patent protection matters.
  • Assisted pharmaceutical company in developing worldwide patent portfolio covering their manufacturing equipment.
  • Boston Bar Association
  • Boston Patent Law Association
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association
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Bill McClellan’s practice involves counseling, opinion work, and patent prosecution relating to high-tech and electronic industries. He has extensive knowledge in the areas of medical devices and instruments, optics and lasers, computer hardware and software, semiconductor processing equipment, semiconductor devices and processing, system-on-a-chip devices, stereoscopic display devices, network communication, signal processing, pharmaceutical manufacturing equipment and inhalation therapy devices. Bill serves as Chair of the firm's Risk Management and Conflicts Committees.

  • Provided invalidity and non-infringement opinions to a European manufacturer to enable entry into the U.S. market and to facilitate a deal with a major pharma company.
  • Performed patent analysis and filed an application for reexamination of an adverse party's patent for a large semiconductor company involved in patent litigation, resulting in a favorable settlement.
  • Advised semiconductor equipment companies on product clearance, patent opinions, and patent protection matters.
  • Assisted pharmaceutical company in developing worldwide patent portfolio covering their manufacturing equipment.
  • Boston Bar Association
  • Boston Patent Law Association
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association