Government Experience

  • Department of Defense—Electrical Engineer


  • Washington University in St. Louis, B.S.E.E.
  • Wittenberg University, B.A., physics, cum laude
  • Florida Institute of Technology, M.S.E.E.
  • Georgetown University Law Center, J.D.


  • District of Columbia
  • Maryland
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)

Cameron W. Beddard


Cameron Beddard is a counsel in the firm's Intellectual Property Group. His practice includes patent prosecution and patent litigation, including preparing and prosecuting patent applications, handling patent appeals, pre-appeal brief requests for review, reissues and other proceedings in the United States Patent and Trademark Office, providing infringement opinions and validity opinions, and litigating patent and antitrust cases.

Cameron's practice encompasses a wide range of electrical, mechanical, and computer technologies, including automotive systems and controls, telecommunications, consumer electronics, navigation systems, radiation imaging, audio and video coding/decoding, fuel cells, cryogenic systems, aircraft systems, riveting machines, photovoltaic devices and semiconductors.

Prior to becoming an attorney, Cameron worked as an electrical engineer for the Department of Defense.


Professional Activities and Memberships

  • American Intellectual Property Law Association 
  • Intellectual Property Owners Association

Representative Matters

  • Defended a communications equipment manufacturer from claims of patent infringement related to Power over Ethernet (PoE) features in telephones, switches, and wireless access points.
  • Defended a German automobile manufacturer from claims of patent infringement related to riveting machines.

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