Daniel S. Glueck

Glueck Daniel
Dan Glueck focuses on patent prosecution and Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) proceedings, including inter partes reviews (IPR) and patent interferences. Dan directs his patent prosecution efforts to conducting examiner interviews. With respect to PTAB proceedings, he is knowledgeable in all aspects of IPRs, including petitioner and patent owner briefings, depositions, and motions practice. Having worked on more than 20 patent interferences, he has extensive experience with preliminary motions, declarations, depositions, discovery, oral argument, petitions, settlement, and Federal Circuit appellate practice. 

He has worked with a wide variety of technologies, such as:

  • Biochemistry (e.g., CRISPR-Cas9)
  • Cameras
  • Chemistry (e.g., organic, organometallic, and inorganic)
  • Computers 
  • Liquid crystal displays
  • Materials Science
  • Networks (e.g., TCP/IP)
  • Optics (e.g., lenses, diffraction gratings, waveguides, and catadioptric optics)
  • Personal care products
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Photolithography
  • Printers
  • Radio
  • Satellite communications
  • Software
  • Surgical devices
  • Television

Prior to embarking on his legal career, Dan worked as a network software engineer at Data General Corporation. He is familiar with a wide variety of computer languages.



  • J.D. cum laude Harvard Law School 1993
  • A.B. Chemistry and Physics magna cum laude Harvard University 1988
  • Phi Beta Kappa

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia 1994
  • California 1993
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit