Keith Saunders

Senior Patent Attorney



U.S. Patent & Trademark Office


The University of Texas
JD, School of Law

The University of Texas at Austin
BS, Electrical Engineering

Keith drafts and prosecutes patent applications in various computer-hardware fields, including circuit design, power management, and memory, as well as in telecommunications, networking, and mobile devices.

His experience includes drafting applications that describe inventions holistically from large-scale systems and processes to individual aspects thereof to enable an initial application to serve as a foundational disclosure for a portfolio of patents that ultimately cover an inventive technology from the perspective of various potential competitors.

Technical Experience

Telecommunications Fields: radio-frequency (RF) hardware; wireless network nodes and mobile devices; air interface standards and protocols; network operations and management; network routing and switching; mesh networks

Computing Technology Fields: integrated circuit design, including processors, memory organization, and power management; hierarchical memory systems; cloud-computing and internet-related technologies; graphics processing and rendering; operating systems and user interfaces; web browsing and searching; security authorization and access control; microcontrollers; electromechanical apparatuses; computer peripherals

Former USPTO Patent Examiner in Memory Accessing and Control