Ronnen A. Roy, Ph.D.

As counsel at KDW, Ronnen A. Roy, Ph.D., brings decades of experience to a range of intellectual property matters. He takes a results-oriented approach as an indispensable partner for clients who span a diverse array of industrial and scientific industries. Combined with his years spent as a researcher, Ronnen’s expansive law career helps ensure that his clients obtain a deep understanding of the opportunities that will fuel success in each of their respective industries.


  • Counsel


  • George Washington University Law School, JD, 2006
  • Pennsylvania State University, PhD, Solid State Science, 1985
  • Pennsylvania State University, BS, Polymer Science, 1977


  • Bar: District of Columbia; Maryland
  • Other: Registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Practice Areas

  • Patent Counseling
  • Patent Drafting and Prosecution
  • Product Clearance


  • Heavy Industry & Robotics
  • Hardware & Electronics

Representative Technological Expertise

  • Semiconductor devices
  • Computer hardware
  • Scientific instrumentation
  • Telecommunications
  • Consumer products
  • Manufacturing technologies
Prior to pursuing a law practice, Ronnen worked as a researcher at IBM where he focused on future-generation technology. Before joining the team at KDW, he worked as an associate at Paul Hastings.


  • Paul Hastings, Associate, 2006–2009
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, Student Associate, 2003–2006
  • IBM, Researcher, 1988– 2002


  • Sematech, Member
  • American Vacuum Society, Member
  • National Science Foundation, External Project Reviewer

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