- Automotive Technology
- Computer and Systems Engineering
- Computer Science & Software
- Electrical Engineering & Electronics
- Internet & E-Commerce
- Mechanical Engineering
- Managing Editor, Emory Bankruptcy Developments Journal
- Recipient, Michael P. Gullet Award for Excellence in Editing
- State Bar of Georgia, 2013
- U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 2014
Emory University School of Law, JD, 2013
Georgia Institute of Technology, BS in Mechanical Engineering, 2009
- American Sign Language
Michael is a registered patent attorney whose practice focuses on drafting and prosecuting patent applications within the areas of electrical, software, and mechanical device technologies. Specifically, he has experience in surveillance monitoring systems, RAID fault tolerance systems, location tracking systems, software implemented methods, computer networking/networking technologies, remote access architectures, advertisement distribution architectures, robotically assisted surgical devices, suction catheter systems, pit latrine emptying systems, spinal vertebrae stabilization systems, and other related technologies.
Prior to becoming an attorney, Michael researched fluid engineering technology and also managed data acquisition and verification for a leading independent research firm. As an undergraduate at Georgia Tech, Michael was actively involved with the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Society of Physics Students, and the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers.
Associate, Cantor Colburn LLP, 2017-present
Associate, Meunier Carlin & Curfman LLC, 2013-2017
Desktop and Software Support Engineer, Judicial Correction Services, 2009-2010
Federal Circuit Update: Software Eligibility Post-Alice, http://www.mcciplaw.com/blog/federal-circuit-update-software-eligibility-post-alice/, July 11, 2016
Disclosure Activities in University Settings, http://www.mcciplaw.com/blog/disclosure-activities-in-university-settings/, August 12, 2015
- April 17, 2017
Cantor Colburn is proud to announce the hiring of Michael G. Varon in the firm’s Atlanta office. Michael is a former software engineer who has been a patent attorney since 2013.
- May 10, 2017Atlanta, Georgia
Cantor Colburn is a gold sponsor of the 4th Annual IP Think Tank and the 13th Annual Intellectual Property Hot Topics Luncheon presented by the Georgia State University College of Law.
Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO)
Emory Law Intellectual Property Student Mentor
Founding Member, Georgia Institute of Technology Intellectual Property Program