Ankit’s practice is focused on developing intellectual property portfolios, portfolio acquisition/analysis, and monetization strategies. His patent experience is in the communications, lighting, semiconductor, software, and content conversion fields.
Ankit regularly provides guidance regarding client patent portfolios for technology that is essential to their business. He performs freedom to operate searches to approve new software product development and, when necessary, develops litigation support strategies based on his analysis of each client’s intellectual property assets. He also assists clients in drafting and negotiating licensing and service agreements to utilize key intellectual property and provides due diligence and strategic counseling services related to IP transactions. Ankit also advises clients regarding trademark and trade secret acquisitions, cancellations, and enforcement.
Previous Work and Industry Experience
Before entering the legal field, Ankit was a systems engineer at The Boeing Company where he developed and implemented detailed procedures for system wide military grade communication components. He also previously designed and constructed all the electrical and software components for a fuel conversion system as the lead engineer for an Alternative Fuels Systems
Life Beyond Law
Ankit enjoys food-oriented travel, humorous yet thought provoking literature, road biking on a decline, and quality time with friends and family especially when combined with any of the aforementioned activities
In this episode of IP Goes Pop!, Jay Halt, Shareholder at Volpe Koenig, and Ankit Aggarwal, Associate at Volpe Koenig, join Shareholder Michael Snyder to talk about Artificial Intelligence in pop culture. They discuss inventorship and how it can become even more complicated when Artificial Intelligence is added to the picture.
- Imagine That IP Law Blog, 10.04.2019
Ankit advises clients in industries such as:
- Drug Delivery Devices and Systems
- Electrical Components
- Food and Beverage Technology
- Hardware and Electronics
- Medical Devices and Endoscopes
- Optics and Imaging Processing
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law, J.D.
University of Maryland, B.S., Electrical Engineering
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office