Technology Areas

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


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.

Experience Highlights

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)



Professional Affiliations

Georgia Bar, Intellectual Property Section

Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO)