Dr. Fan has been handling intellectual property matters for over 16 years. His practice focuses on patent prosecution, intellectual property development strategy, and patent portfolio management. Dr. Fan was Senior Patent Counsel for Symbol Technology of Motorola Solutions, invention program manager for Intellectual Ventures, and video software engineer for Microsoft. Dr. Fan also had years of research experience in the areas of flat panel displays and semiconductor devices


Law School: Seattle University School of Law, J.D., 2008 Graduate School: University of California, Berkeley, Ph.D, 1990 College: Fudan University, Shanghai, B.S., 1982

2002, registered to practice before the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office; 2010, New York.
LCD/OLED displays, imaging devices, optics, sensor electronics, internet of things, video/audio systems, multimedia streaming, communication networks, digital/analog electronics, semiconductor devices/manufacturing, machine learning, and blockchain.

Nongqiang Fan, Ph.D.

Of Counsel


Chinese (Mandarin)

Practice area

  • Intellectual Property
  • Patent Infringement and Invalidity Opinions
  • Patent Licensing
  • Patent Prosecution