Michael A. Plotnick is a Patent Agent focusing on the preparation and prosecution of patent applications for domestic and international clients in a wide range of technical areas.

Previously, Mike worked closely with Brad, Andy, Jim, Masa and Zach at their former law firm. Before that, he was a Senior Patent Analyst for Global OLED Technology (a division of LG Display).

Mike has prepared and prosecuted patent applications in a variety of technology areas, including industrial process control systems, OLED and other semiconductor devices, routers, digital video recorders, communications equipment, database software and business methods.

As an engineer, Mike has worked in R&D for Bell Laboratories, RCA Labs and Hitachi America developing a broad array of technologies; including wired and wireless telecommunications equipment, digital television, video coding systems, image and signal processing hardware and software, and integrated circuits. Mike is a named inventor on 26 granted US patents.


  • Drexel University (B.S.)
    • Electrical Engineering
  • Stanford University (M.S)
    • Electrical Engineering

Prior Affiliations

  • Global OLED Technology (a division of LG Display)
  • Technology, Patents and Licensing, LLC
  • Expanse Networks
  • Hitachi America