Practice Areas



  • Recipient of the Academic Scholarship, Pace University Law School
  • “Employee of the Year” Award 2000, SmartServ Inc.
  • Recipient of the University Academic Scholarship, University of New Haven
  • Dean’s List, University of New Haven & Polytechnic Institute


  • New York State Bar, 2011
  • USPTO, 2009


Pace University School of Law, J.D., 2010

Polytechnic Institute of New York University, M.S. in Information Systems Engineering, 2005

University of New Haven, B.S. in Computer Science, 1997


  • Russian
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Alexander Viderman


Alexander’s focus is in preparation and prosecution of patent applications relating to a wide range of technologies, with particular concentration on wireless communications networks, devices, technologies, and standards (e.g., 3GPP/LTE/LTE-Advanced, Wi-Fi/802.11, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth/802.15, HotSpot, NFC), cloud computing infrastructure, graphics processing software, graphics encoding standards (e.g., H.264/AVC and H.265/HEV), image analysis and recognition, semiconductor device architecture and fabrication, integrated circuits, computer and computing system architecture, network design and architecture, cross-platform integration architecture, business analytics software and methods, and data encryption.

Prior to private practice, Alex was a patent engineer for IBM, where he wrote original U.S. utility patent applications and responded to USPTO Office Actions. He also has experience as a patent agent for a Connecticut intellectual property boutique. Prior to attending law school, Alex worked as a senior software engineer and quality assurance engineer for several firms and innovative startups in the software development and telecommunications industries in New York and Connecticut. Alex is a Sun certified Java programmer.

Experience Highlights

Associate, Cantor Colburn LLP, 2018-present

Associate/Senior Counsel, Locke Lord LLP, 2013-2018

Team Lead/IP Attorney, IBM, 2010-2013

Patent Agent, Ryan, Mason & Lewis, LLP, 2008-2010

Quality Assurance Engineer, Timelink International, Inc., 2004-2008

Software Engineer, Smartserv Inc., 1997-2004



Professional Affiliations

Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO)

New York State Bar Association Intellectual Property Law Section

Pace University Law School Intellectual Property Student Organization