GAO, Grace X.

Patent Agent
D.C. Metro


Ms. Gao is a registered patent agent in the firm’s Patent Prosecution Group. Her practice focuses on preparation and prosecution for patent applications in a variety of Electrical technologies.

Prior Experience
Before joining H. C. Park and Associates, PLC, Ms. Gao worked as a patent technical specialist at a boutique patent law firm and there she gained extensive patent management, drafting and prosecution experience for large multinational companies. Before working in patent area, Ms. Gao was an electrical engineer for a semiconductor product development and manufacturer company. There she worked with R&D and engineers from a wide variety of IC manufacturers in the development of universal programmers which support all types of programmable memory chips including Samsung and Intel’s flash memories. Ms. Gao also have extensive experience in digital communication system design and technical teaching when working as a lecture in communication system lab in an Institution of Technology in China.

Representative Prosecution/Industry Technologies
- telecommunication systems
- Wireless communication/mobile devices/ GPS technology
- Semiconductor technology
- Display technology
- Circuit design and electrical devices
- Digital signal processing
- Image processing
- Internet application

- University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, M.S. Electrical Engineering, 2006
- Beijing Jiaotong University, Beijing, China, B.S. Electrical Engineering, 1995

- United States Patent & Trademark Office, 2016