Eric Finnerty is a patent law clerk with Foley & Lardner LLP and a member of the Electronics Practice. He has experience preparing and prosecuting domestic and international patent applications across a variety of technology areas, including data science and analytics, machine learning and artificial intelligence, computer networking, advertisements and marketing, wireless communications, autonomous vehicle systems, signal processing, business methods, nanomaterials, microfluidic devices, and optics. Eric is currently enrolled at The George Washington University Law School.
Prior to joining Foley, Eric was a research assistant at the University of Massachusetts. During this time, he designed and implemented graph computing accelerators on field programmable gate arrays (FPGAs) and built an ultra-low power motion and activity tracker to detect motion disorder events in real time.