Charles Goodman

Technical Writer

Intellectual Property and Emerging Technologies Practice Group

Professional Experience

Charles Goodman joined the practice as an applications writer in 2008. Mr. Goodman draws from his experience writing answers and reply briefs while he was a Primary Patent Examiner at the US Patent and Trademark Office.

During his 12-year tenure as a USPTO Patent Examiner, Mr. Goodman received departmental awards for production and excellence handling US and PCT applications in technological areas related to mechanical systems. Mr. Goodman also took part in “Kids and Chemistry,” a USPTO community outreach effort supporting STEM education.

Prior to employment by the USPTO, Mr. Goodman oversaw production line requirements and provided analysis of products  for an engineered lumber manufacturer. 

Bar Admission

    • U.S. Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO)


    • Virginia Tech, B.S., Mechanical Engineering


    • Korean American Association (KAA), Board Member