Christine Q. McLeod, a law partner of Wolter Van Dyke Davis, PLLC and host of this website, has experience in representing clients in various intellectual property matters, including patent, trademark, and copyright matters. Her practice includes patent application preparation and prosecution in a wide range of technologies, including: electronics, communications systems, computer hardware and software. Christine, formerly an Adjunct Professor at the University of Florida Levin College of Law and Barry University, has lectured widely on various intellectual property issues. Christine has been featured in The Best Lawyers in America® in the field of patent law for over 15 years. She is also recognized by Orlando Magazine as one of Orlando's Top Lawyers. Christine has been awarded the highest AV® rating by Martindale-Hubbell for her strong legal ability and high ethical standards.
Specific Areas of Patent Preparation and/or Prosecution Experience:
Software and computer-based technologies, including network monitoring, industrial control systems, and communication protocols; electrical and electronic devices, including power converters, control circuits, signal analysis, digital communication, power generators, and turbines.
Education and Bar Admissions:
University of Miami School of Law, Coral Gables, Florida, J.D., cum laude, 1991
Florida International University, Miami, Florida, B.S. 1989,
Majors: Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit, Federal Circuit
U.S. District Court Southern, Middle, Northern Districts of Florida