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Eric Madigan

Eric is a skilled patent attorney with electrical and systems engineering experience.
Eric Madigan

Eric has worked with numerous inventors and manufacturers to protect their intellectual property. As a patent lawyer and former engineer, Eric has hands-on experience working with the technology he defends. He prepares and prosecutes patents for a variety of wireless communication and software applications, including digital imaging, virtual/augmented reality, integrated circuits and more.

Eric has helped a wide range of clients protect their IP, from securing new patents for major technology corporations to representing small businesses against patent trolls by immersing himself in the inventor’s technology and he researches all other work in its related field.

Previous Work

Prior to joining ArentFox Schiff, Eric was an associate at an Intellectual Property Boutique firm. He also spent nearly a decade working for a global aerospace and defense technology company as both an engineer and an intellectual property coordinator.

Professional Activities

  • Irish American Bar Association of San Diego
  • San Diego Intellectual Property Law Association

Life Beyond the Law

Outside of the office, Eric enjoys fishing and cooking (and the occasional opportunity when those activities overlap).

  • Bar & Court Admissions
    • California Bar
    • US Patent and Trademark Office
  • Education
    Thomas Jefferson School of Law, JD, 2011
    California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, BS, Electrical Engineering, 2007