Mr. Milesâ€™ practice includes all phases of patent preparation and procurement, primarily in the areas of electronics, software, electrical, and mechanical technologies. Before coming to NSIP, Mr. Miles worked as an in-house patent counsel for a non-profit research company and as a patent examiner at the USPTO.
Mr. Miles worked in the development of Application Specific Integrated Circuits as a logic designer, microcode developer, verification engineer and applications engineer for IBM, Advanced Micro Devices and Magma Design Automation from 1985 to 2001. After a patent was filed by IBM on his work on a configurable embedded co-processor and memory interface, Mr. Miles developed an interest in patent law.
IBM main-frame processors
DRAM memory controllers
Telecommunications microcode development and support
AMD X86 processors
IBM PowerPC embedded processors
Design Engineering Automation software
Wired and wireless networks
Disk drive arrays
Error detection/reporting/recovery in binary computing and electronic data transmission
Nanofiber sensors and lighting devices
Fiber optic devices
Deep etch technology
Semiconductor wafer processing apparatuses
Various mechanical and electrical devices.
Mr. Miles is not a member of the DC Bar, and is supervised by members of the DC Barâ€Ž.