- Semiconductor Devices & Processing Methods
- Computer Science & Software
- Chemical Engineering
- Internet & E-Commerce
- Mechanical Engineering
- Polymer & Materials Science
- Metallurgy & Ceramics
- Pharmaceuticals & Pharmaceutical Formulation
- Managing Editor, Emory Bankruptcy Developments Journal
- Faculty Scholarship Recipient (Emory)
- State of Georgia, 2013
- U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 2013
Emory University School of Law, J.D., 2013
University of South Carolina-Columbia, B.S. in Chemical Engineering, 2007
University of South Carolina-Columbia, B.S. in Mathematics, 2007
Alex Tucker is a former examiner at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. He has experience examining a wide range of medical and healthcare technologies including patient data mining and stratification, dialysis device frontends, infusion pumps, medical lockout systems and patient compliance tracking. He now concentrates his practice on patent counseling and prosecution in the electrical and chemical arts, namely, semiconductor processing and materials, nanotechnology, and computer science and software. In addition, he has experience with patent issues relating to biotechnology, Internet and e-commerce and polymers, among others.
Prior to attending law school, Alex was a Process Engineer at Shaw Energy and Chemicals, Inc. in Houston, where he focused on ethylene steam cracking, olefin kinetics and yield prediction, radiant and convective heat transfer, and acid gas removal.
Associate, Cantor Colburn LLP, 2016-present
Examiner, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 2014-2016
Associate, Schoenthaler Law Group, 2013-2014
Process Engineer, Shaw Energy & Chemicals, 2007-2010
Bankruptcy’s (mis)Treatment of Intellectual Property: Why 365(n) Is Not Enough, Intellectual Property & Technology Law Journal (Nov. & Dec. 2012)
- July 6, 2016
Cantor Colburn is proud to announce the hiring of David Alexander Tucker as an Associate in the firm’s Atlanta office. Alex is a chemical engineer. Before joining the firm, he was an Examiner at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
- June 8, 2017Atlanta, Georgia
Cantor Colburn is proud to sponsor the Beer Tasting & BBQ Battle, a collaborative effort of the Atlanta Legal Aid Society and the Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation to raise funds and awareness to support critical programs administered by each organization in the Atlanta area.
Georgia Bar, Intellectual Property Section
Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO)