Kurt McWilliams focuses his practice on patent prosecution. He has experience assisting inventors in understanding prior art, patent office procedures, and Office actions as well as writing and editing patent applications. He has created IP landscapes for business strategy and decision making as well as negotiated and developed secrecy, licensing, and joint venture agreements with third party companies. He has also worked on innovation and management of innovation.

Prior to joining the firm, Kurt worked for a specialty chemical company as a project manager, research and development manager and a scientist.