Guy R. Gosnell - Alston & Bird LLP

Guy R. Gosnell

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2007
Phone: 704-444-1029

Guy Gosnell leads the Intellectual Property Patents – Electrical & Computer Science Group and its efforts to counsel clients in regard to patent matters in the electrical, computer software and business method arts. Guy has more than 20 years’ experience in the intellectual property field and is registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Guy has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America, the Top Attorneys in North Carolina and in Super Lawyers magazine.

Guy has been extensively involved in the drafting and prosecution of patent applications involving various aspects of electrical, computer and software technology. For example, he has secured patent protection for cutting-edge telecommunications technology, including patent protection directed to handsets, to network components and topology, to signaling protocols, and to end user applications, to name but a few. Additionally, Guy has obtained patent protection for a wide range of other types of technology, including, fiber optic technology, medical imaging techniques, error-resilient encoding technology, signal processing schemes, printer configurations, microelectromechanical devices, holographic displays, integrated circuit simulation, field emission devices, flight simulation systems, high-power fiber optic lasers, antennas, heads-up displays, semiconductor wafer fabrication techniques and various types of software.

University of MissouriUniversity of MissouriSt. Louis UniversityJ.D. 1992
North Carolina Bar Association Carolina Patent, Trademark and Copyright Law Association America Intellectual Property Law Association

Case History

  • Coordinates the firm’s patent procurement efforts for one of the world’s largest aircraft manufacturers in order to obtain patent protection for inventions cutting across a number of technical disciplines.
  • Leads the firm’s patent procurement efforts for one of the world’s largest telecommunications companies, including management of a worldwide patent portfolio with inventors and decision makers spread around the globe.
  • Coordinates the firm’s intellectual property representation of one of the world’s largest health care services companies, including the procurement of patent rights for the company’s innovations and counseling regarding various third-party patents.
Other Court Admissions
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Office Location

Bank of America Plaza, Suite 4000
101 South Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28280-4000
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2013 Lawyer of the Year in Patent Law of the Charlotte Metro Area
Guy R. Gosnell has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2013!

Practice Areas

Patent Law