Michael Casey, Ph.D., is a partner in the firm’s Electrical/Mechanical practice groups. With more than 25 years of experience in patent law including patent litigation, patent prosecution, post grant proceedings, and patent interferences, his practice focuses on all aspects of computer hardware and software, as well as circuit design and telecommunications. Dr. Casey’s experience includes circuit design (including parallel processing architectures and field programmable gate arrays); computational intelligence systems (including artificial intelligence (AI), neural networks, bioinformatics, and fuzzy logic), encryption software and applications (including blockchain, digital rights management (DRM) and PKI), computer networking software, hardware and algorithms, electronic commerce, computer graphics and animation, communications algorithms and hardware, and programming languages and methodologies. He earned his Juris doctor from George Washington University. Dr. Casey obtained his Ph.D., Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees in Electrical and/or Computer Engineering from the University of Notre Dame.