John M. White began his career as a civil engineer with the Federal
Highway Administration as a Field Engineer. Following 5 years as an
engineer, he worked in the United States Patent and Trademark Office as a
Patent Examiner for automobile transmissions and control systems. Mr.
White entered private practice in 1987, and started his own firm,
Longacre & White, in 1988. In 1998, Mr. White merged his firm with
Liniak & Berenato, now known as Berenato & White. He has more
than 20 years experience in all aspects of intellectual property,
including patent and trademark prosecution, litigation, infringement and
validity analysis and opinion writing. Mr. White has served as an
expert witness in numerous patent litigation matters and has also
successfully argued before the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
and the Patent Office Board of Appeals and Interferences. Mr. White is
the principal lecturer for Practising Law Institute Patent Bar Review
Course, and creator of the course series, How to Prosecute Patents, a 16 hour video/online lecture series for recent patent bar admittees. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.