William Paltz is a patent agent with Foley & Lardner LLP. He is a member of the firm’s Mechanical & Electromechanical Technology Practice.
Prior to joining Foley, Will worked at Rockwell Automation as a software and firmware quality engineer, then as a control hardware electrical engineer. During his time with Rockwell Automation, Will covered a workload including oversight of software and firmware development lifecycle, backend development, field-programmable gate array (FPGA) development, and implement version controls.
While completing his degree in computer engineering, Will gained experience in data structures & algorithms, computer architecture, processor design, and semiconductor fabrication.
In addition, Will has experience in patent prosecution and legal writing.