Fred Qiu is an associate in the Intellectual Property Practice Group in the firm’s Silicon Valley office.
Areas of Practice
Fred advises clients on all areas of patent law, including strategic patent portfolio development, USPTO patent validity review proceedings, patent litigation in U.S. trial and appeal courts, and technology transactions. His technical background includes physics and electrical/computer engineering. Working with high-tech companies large and small, he has developed in-depth knowledge about intellectual property issues for a range of industries, including quantum computing and communications, blockchain and web 3.0 services, artificial intelligence, semiconductor design and manufacturing, and networking solutions.
- Law360, 09.22.2022
- Sheppard Mullin Silicon Valley Office, 01.13.2023
J.D., Duke University, 2015, magna cum laude, Managing Editor, Duke Law & Technology Review
M.S., Electrical & Computer Engineering, Duke University, 2015
B.A., Lawrence University, 2012, summa cum laude