Walter C. Pledger


Walter C. Pledger

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  • F 202-721-8250

Having spent the majority of his legal career at Wenderoth, Carl has over 12 years of patent prosecution experience with a particular focus on preparing applications for and procuring patents in mechanical and electrical technologies, as well as design patents, on behalf of domestic and foreign clients.  Carl also counsels international and domestic clients on all aspects of patent law with extensive experience with the appeal process.

Specifically, Carl’s practice encompasses a wide range of technologies including:

  • Fuel cells
  • Automotive components including brake-related technology, turbochargers, HVAC systems, and steering columns
  • Semiconductor devices
  • Optics
  • Furniture assemblies
  • Medical devices
  • Aircraft components
  • Design patents
  • Turbines
  • Batteries