Charles E. Geary Jr.

Senior Associate

Charles Geary is a senior associate who advises clients on a variety of intellectual property matters, including post-grant proceedings, patent litigation and patent prosecution. Mr. Geary has experience with a variety of technologies including image and audio processing, displays, energy technologies, computer networking, mobile devices, electronic advertising and financial services.

Prior to joining WilmerHale, Mr. Geary was a judicial law clerk for the Patent Trial Appeal Board of the United States Patent and Trademark Office. While there, he prepared draft decisions for inter partes review trials and for ex parte patent appeals. Previously, Mr. Geary was an associate at another law firm where he focused on litigation, post-grant and patent prosecution matters.


  • Education

    • JD, George Mason University School of Law, 2015

    • BS, Electrical Engineering, University of Florida, 2011

  • Admissions

    • District of Columbia

    • Florida

    • US Patent and Trademark Office