Additional Experience Overviews for Alex Tucker

Practice Areas



  • 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

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Alex Tucker

404.607.9991, ext. 2133

Alex Tucker counsels clients on a wide range of intellectual property matters, including the preparation and prosecution of patent applications, IP transactions and licensing, and portfolio analysis and management. He also prepares infringement, patentability, invalidity and freedom-to-operate opinions, and provides litigation support for complex technical disputes. Working across numerous fields, such as with chemical and petrochemical technologies, semiconductor devices and fabrication, including transistor architectures, photolithography, including positive and negative patterning techniques, masking, and extreme ultraviolet lithography (EUV), automotive technologies, artificial intelligence, including advances in neural network architectures, wireless communications and standards, medical devices, nanotechnology, and consumer electronics, Alex represents clients across an industry spectrum that includes manufacturing, electronics, computing, healthcare and telecommunications.

Alex’s previous experience includes serving as a patent associate for a global law firm, where he drafted and prosecuted patent applications for Fortune 100 companies. Alex also served as a patent examiner for the US Patent and Trademark Office. Prior to practicing law, Alex worked as a process engineer for Shaw Energy & Chemicals (formerly Stone & Webster), where he focused on petrochemical plant design including ethylene steam cracking furnaces (olefins), kinetics simulation and yield prediction, radiant and convective heat transfer systems, and mercaptan and acid gas removal (e.g., carbon dioxide (CO2) and hydrogen sulfide (H2S) removal from vapor streams).

Experience Highlights

Counsel, Cantor Colburn LLP, 2021-present

Associate, Cantor Colburn LLP, 2016-2017, 2018-2021

Associate, Eversheds Sutherland, 2018

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)


Professional Affiliations

Georgia Bar, Intellectual Property Section

Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO)