Thursday, August 29, 2013

Washington, DC (August 29, 2013) – Bookoff McAndrews, a patent law firm, announced today that Biju Chandran, Ph.D., has joined the firm as an associate. Dr. Chandran, previously with a global intellectual property firm, has nearly eight years of experience representing clients in a wide variety of intellectual property matters, including strategic patent counseling, portfolio development, litigation, and post-issuance proceedings at the United States Patent & Trademark Office (PTO). Dr. Chandran represents startup companies, large corporations, and universities in a wide range of technologies, including home appliances, industrial machinery, medical devices, semiconductors, mobile communications, solar energy, and computer architecture.

Biju is an exceptionally talented and experienced patent lawyer, who will be an asset to our firm. His knowledge and expertise of PTO practice, including reexamination proceedings, will be a tremendous benefit to our clients,” said Roland McAndrews, co-founder of Bookoff McAndrews.

“Bookoff McAndrews is committed to providing high-quality patent counseling services. The firm’s diverse client base is a natural fit with my experience and practice,” said Dr. Chandran.

Prior to entering private practice, Dr. Chandran was a patent examiner at the PTO in the semiconductor arts group. Before his legal career, Dr. Chandran spent nearly a decade designing semiconductor packages and computer systems at a multinational semiconductor chip manufacturer.

Bookoff McAndrews is a patent law firm dedicated to providing the highest quality patent counseling and prosecution services to technology companies. We  provide innovative solutions to companies of all sizes. Please visit for more information. All inquiries can be directed to: Wilmara Guido-Chizhik at 202-808-3550 or [email protected].