Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, magna cum laude
Polytechnic University, now Polytechnic Institute of New York University, 1986

Master of Science in Electrical Engineering
University of Southern California, 1988

Master of Business Administration
University of California at Los Angeles, Anderson Graduate School of Management, 1993

Juris Doctor
University of California at Los Angeles Law School, 1993



  •  New York State Bar 
  •   United States Patent & Trademark Office 
  •  United States Federal District Courts, Eastern and Southern Districts of New York 
  •  United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit 


Full Biography:

Joe received a B.S.E.E. degree, magna cum laude, from Polytechnic University in 1986, an M.S.E.E. degree from the University of Southern California in 1988, and M.B.A. and J.D. degrees from the University of California at Los Angeles in 1993. Joe was a Member of the Technical Staff and a Staff Engineer in the Space and Communications Group of Hughes Aircraft Company from 1986 through 1992, working on satellite communication systems. While at UCLA Law School, Joe was an editor of the UCLA Law Review, and worked as a law clerk at Poms, Smith, Lande & Rose. Joe has since been associated with Davis Hoxie Faithfull & Hapgood in New York City, and Meltzer, Lippe, Goldstein et al. on Long Island. Joe practices primarily in the areas of patent and trademark prosecution, opinions, licensing and litigation, and his practice involves a wide variety of electrical and computer-related technologies. He is a member of the New York bar, is registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office, and is admitted to practice in the Federal Courts in the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York, and in the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. Joe is a member of the New York and American Intellectual Property Law Associations, the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, and the Tau Beta Pi, Eta Kappa Nu and Beta Gamma Sigma honor societies.