*Mr. Becker is not licensed to practice law in California. His activities are directly supervised by an attorney licensed to practice law in California.

Todd has over a decade of experience advising clients ranging from startups to Fortune 500 companies about patents and patent-related issues, including:

  • Preparing and prosecuting domestic US patent applications;
  • Coordinating and prosecuting of foreign patent applications;
  • Conducting post-issuance proceedings such as re-examinations;
  • Conducting IP-related due diligence for corporate transactions;
  • Litigation support, including preparing validity and non-infringement opinions;
  • Managing patent portfolios; and
  • Counseling clients.

Todd’s technical focus is primarily in mechanical, electromechanical and optical technologies, including semiconductors; semiconductor processing; micro-electromechanical systems (MEMS); semiconductor packaging and heat transfer; image sensors; lasers; fiber and free-space


    Any result the lawyer or law firm may have achieved on behalf of clients in other matters does not necessarily indicate similar results can be obtained for other clients.

    • Patent #: 9,692,992
      • Color and Infrared Filter Array Patterns to Reduce Color Aliasing
    • Patent #: 7,420,804
      • Liquid Cooling System Including Hot-Swappable Components
    • Patent #: 7,127,130
      • Polarization-Maintaining Optical Isolator
    • Patent #: 7,559,242
      • Silicon Micromachined Ultra-Sensitive Vibration Spectrum Sensor Array (VSSA)
    • Patent #: 7,253,384
      • Focusing System Using Light Source And Image Sensor


    Contact information

    Bar admissions

    1997, Washington


    • J.D., 1997, University of Washington School of Law
    • M.B.A, 1996, University of Washington
    • M.S., 1989, MassachusettsInstitute of Technology, Aeronautics and Astronautics
    • B.S., 1987, University of Missouri, Rolla, Aerospace Engineering
      • summa cum laude