Aaron Gin, Ph.D. is a partner with McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP. Dr. Gin has broad experience in preparing and prosecuting U.S. and foreign applications for patents and trademarks. He provides advice in support of patent validity, infringement, patentability analyses, and litigation matters in the electrical and computing technology areas. Dr. Gin has experience with Inter Partes Review (IPR) proceedings and he has also authored amicus curiae briefs for patent cases in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and the Supreme Court of the United States.
Dr. Gin joined MBHB as a technical advisor / patent agent and worked at the firm while attending law school. Prior to working at MBHB, he was a Senior Member of Technical Staff at the Center for Integrated Nanotechnologies (CINT) and Sandia National Laboratories (SNL). While at CINT and SNL, Dr. Gin conducted basic research into material growth, nanoscale fabrication, and characterization of optoelectronic devices.
Dr. Gin is a named inventor on U.S. Patent Nos. 7,755,079 and 8,293,566: Strained-layer superlattice focal plane array having a planar structure.