Thomas Bilodeau


Thomas Bilodeau brings more than two decades of experience in semiconductor and optics technology, patent prosecution, and counseling to his practice. A former patent examiner with the United States Patent and Trademark Office, Thomas is well-versed in the nuance of patent law. He has prepared and prosecuted both foreign and domestic patent applications in various technologies, including electronic material, semiconductor devices, lasers, fiber optics, and optical detectors. Thomas is also a mentor to junior attorneys in the areas of patent application preparation and prosecution.


Government Experience

  • Patent Examiner, United States Patent and Trademark Office



  • J.D. George Mason University 1999
    • Member, George Mason University Law Review
  • Ph.D. Physics Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 1990
  • B.S. Physics University of Vermont 1982

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • Virginia
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office