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Engineer Mechanical

Location:
Valencia, California, 91354, United States
Posted:
May 25, 2010

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Gohar Fayyaz

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BAR MEMBERSHIP

CALIFORNIA STATE BAR, No. 258316, December 2008

REGISTERED PATENT ATTORNEY, US PATENT AND TRADEMARK OFFICE, No. 63932,

February 2009

EDUCATION

SOUTHWESTERN LAW SCHOOL, Los Angeles, CA

Juris Doctor, May 2008.

REGIS UNIVERSITY, Denver, CO

Bachelor of Science, May 2004; Computer Science, summa cum laude.

EXPERIENCE

PATENT PROSECUTION, Los Angeles, CA

Attorney, September 2009 - Present

I am currently prosecuting two patent applications at the USPTO:

. The first application is in the field of electronics and electrical

engineering. The proposed invention is regarding large, self-

calibrating electronic billboards.

. The second application is in the field of fluid dynamics and

mechanical engineering. The proposed invention is regarding

automatic introduction of prescribed chemicals into the stream of

irrigation water via existing sprinkler systems.

ROBINS, KAPLAN, MILLER & CIRESI, LLP, Los Angeles, CA

Contract Attorney (Trade Secret Litigation), October 2009 - Present

I support litigation team by assisting in identification of trade secret

claims and relevant supporting documents using my extensive understanding

of the semiconductor industry and relevant engineering technologies.

MILBANK, TWEED, HADLEY & MCCLOY, LLP, Los Angeles, CA

Contract Attorney (Patent Litigation), March 2010

Supported litigation team by reviewing documents from Apple, Inc. to

identify documents related to implementation of Wifi (802.11) technology

in Apple's products such as iPhone, iPod, MacBook laptops and AirPort

routers.

ORRICK, HERRINGTON & SUTCLIFFE, LLP, Los Angeles, CA

Contract Attorney (IP Litigation), September 2009 - December 2009

Supported litigation team by reviewing documents for relevancy and

privilege from MGA Entertainment in the Intellectual Property litigation

regarding Matell, Inc. v. MGA Entertainment (the Barbie v. Bratz dolls

case).

DEMLER, ARMSTRONG & ROWLAND, LLP, Long Beach, CA

Associate Attorney (Civil Litigation Firm - Insurance Defense), April 2009

- August 2009

Researched, wrote and argued Motions to Compel, Motions in Limine,

Motions for Summary Judgment and Demurrers in court. Conducted

depositions, mediations and settlement negotiations. Carried out

discovery (including e-discovery) and handled client interviews,

investigations and case management in a workload consisting of 18 cases.

MORRIS, POLICH & PURDY, LLP, Los Angeles, CA

Contract Attorney (Civil Litigation Firm), January 2009 - March 2009

Reviewed scientific documents, contracts, and emails for relevancy and

privilege in a class-action Products Liability case.

Gohar Fayyaz

26502 Bryce Road Valencia, CA 91354 (310) ***-****

abmrlc@r.postjobfree.com

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LOS ANGELES CITY ATTORNEY, CIVIL LITIGATION DEPARTMENT, LOS ANGELES, CA

Law Clerk/Contract Attorney, March 2008 - January 2009

Conducted depositions, arbitrations and settlement negotiations.

Researched and wrote Motions for Summary Judgment, Demurrers, Motions in

Limine and Answers to plaintiffs' motions in personal injury and property

damage cases.

INTEL SEMICONDUCTOR, INC, Colorado Springs, CO

Networking Engineer, January 2004 - June 2006

Designed, implemented and maintained computer networks for multiple

corporate sites, including automated backup regime of critical test files

of semiconductor wafers and devices, and other corporate e-documents and

communications.

VEPRO, LLC, Frankfurt, Germany/Denver, CO

Networking Engineer, March 2000 - December 2003

Managed installation and support operations of a German medical digital

imaging company in the US. Provided support to 7 hospitals and 29

clinics. Streamlined company operations by curbing budget overruns,

saving over half a million dollars annually.

QUANTUM CORPORATION, Colorado Springs, CO

Associate Mechanical Engineer, September 1997 - February 2001

Maintained mission-critical manufacturing equipment, including robotics,

used in manufacturing of Quantum Corp.'s high-capacity DLT-series tape

storage drives.

UNITED STATES ARMY, Fort Carson, CO

Fire Control Technician for the M1 Abrams Tank (Rank: E4 - Specialist),

March 1993 - August 1997

Maintained the electronic and hydraulic fire control system of a fleet of

ten M1A1 Abrams tanks to achieve a rate of 96.8% battle-readiness

(highest in the battalion). Received numerous awards and recognitions.

SKILLS

. Expert in computer hardware and software including Unix, Linux,

Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Powerpoint,

Access), and Cisco Networking Devices.

. Proficient in legal research and writing, including LexisNexis,

Westlaw, and manual research.

. Proficient in e-discovery and document review tools including

Concordance, Relativity and Stroz Friedberg.

. Fluent in Hindi (spoken) and Punjabi (spoken).



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