The Innovation Firm

Keith J. Wood

Practice Areas

Technologies

Education

  • Harvard College, A.B. in Physics
  • Boston College Law School, J.D.

Professional Associations

  • American Intellectual Property Law Association
  • Boston Patent Law Association
    • Past co-chair of the International and Foreign Practice Committee
  • MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge, Past Committee Chair, Energy Special Interest Group (Energy SIG)

Keith J. Wood

Keith J. Wood Attorney

Keith J. Wood

Counsel
Boston office
617.607.5949

Keith is a trusted advisor in intellectual property matters both in the U.S. and abroad, with over 20 years of experience.  As a seasoned patent prosecutor, he assists clients including start-ups, universities, and companies of all sizes with building strategic patent portfolios.

With a background in Physics from Harvard, Keith practices in a wide variety of technologies, such as semiconductor manufacturing, graphene-based materials, microfluidics, medical devices, acoustics, optics, filtration, speech-recognition software, nanomaterials, and clean energy technologies.

Specializing in patent prosecution, Keith helps clients obtain patent rights worldwide.  He manages large patent portfolios, creating consistent strategies across multiple jurisdictions.  Keith’s breadth and depth of understanding of each client’s invention is clearly conveyed during examination of patent applications and is consistently effective in obtaining patent rights.

Keith draws on his technical and legal expertise gained in patent prosecution to provide insightful understanding of issues in IP litigation and administrative proceedings.  He has successfully counseled clients in multiple parallel Inter Partes Review (“IPR”) proceedings at the United States Patent and Trademark Office (“USPTO”).

Keith is a past co-chair of the Boston Patent Law Association’s International and Foreign Practice Committee.  For several years, he served as Committee Chair of the Energy Special Interest Group of the MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge.

 

Bar Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • Massachusetts

Firm News

  • Firm is Coaching Sponsor of 2010 New England Venture Summit more

Press Releases

  • Numerous Firm Attorneys Appointed to Boston Patent Law Association Openings more
Biography

Keith is a trusted advisor in intellectual property matters both in the U.S. and abroad, with over 20 years of experience.  As a seasoned patent prosecutor, he assists clients including start-ups, universities, and companies of all sizes with building strategic patent portfolios.

With a background in Physics from Harvard, Keith practices in a wide variety of technologies, such as semiconductor manufacturing, graphene-based materials, microfluidics, medical devices, acoustics, optics, filtration, speech-recognition software, nanomaterials, and clean energy technologies.

Specializing in patent prosecution, Keith helps clients obtain patent rights worldwide.  He manages large patent portfolios, creating consistent strategies across multiple jurisdictions.  Keith’s breadth and depth of understanding of each client’s invention is clearly conveyed during examination of patent applications and is consistently effective in obtaining patent rights.

Keith draws on his technical and legal expertise gained in patent prosecution to provide insightful understanding of issues in IP litigation and administrative proceedings.  He has successfully counseled clients in multiple parallel Inter Partes Review (“IPR”) proceedings at the United States Patent and Trademark Office (“USPTO”).

Keith is a past co-chair of the Boston Patent Law Association’s International and Foreign Practice Committee.  For several years, he served as Committee Chair of the Energy Special Interest Group of the MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge.

 

Education
  • Harvard College, A.B. in Physics
  • Boston College Law School, J.D.
Speaking Engagements
Professional Associations
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association
  • Boston Patent Law Association
    • Past co-chair of the International and Foreign Practice Committee
  • MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge, Past Committee Chair, Energy Special Interest Group (Energy SIG)
News
  • Firm is Coaching Sponsor of 2010 New England Venture Summit more
  • Numerous Firm Attorneys Appointed to Boston Patent Law Association Openings more
Bar Admissions
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • Massachusetts

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