Julie Zavoral concentrates her practice on patent prosecution and patent portfolio strategy and development. She has extensive experience in many facets of IP law and a variety of electrical, electromechanical, and mechanical technologies including wireless communications, computer software, industrial control systems, medical devices and imaging systems, printing technology, signal processing, and consumer products. Julie has worked in private practice at law firms in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and as in-house patent counsel for a large printing company. Prior to practicing law, she was a research engineer designing application specific integrated circuits, characterizing integrated circuit production process steps, and integrating sensors with control system components. She has BSEE and JD degrees from the University of Wisconsin at Madison, and an MSEE degree from the University of Southern California. She is licensed to practice law in Wisconsin and before the United States Patent and Trademark Office.