William (Bill) F. Allison III* focuses his practice on developing high-value patents and providing strategic portfolio management to align IP assets with client business goals.
Bill has experience obtaining invention disclosures, developing initial claim sets, and preparing presentations to clarify patentability and business value for inventions in the computer science, communications and electrical engineering domains. He has also drafted patent applications, organized US and foreign patent filing strategies, and performed litigation due diligence by evaluating asserted patents and analyzing counter-claim options.
Bill has held management positions with several technology companies, and previously worked for the US Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine as well as the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
* Non-lawyer professional