Alfred Zaher is a shareholder in the firm’s Philadelphia office. He concentrates his practice on patent, trademark and trade secret litigation, licensing and counseling. He has experience representing clients before U.S. courts, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and the U.S. Copyright Office.
He counsels companies in the biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, electronics and software industries. Leveraging his close relationships with Chinese officials and law firms, he has particular focus on managing clients’ patent and trademark portfolios in China, including securing and prosecuting infringers in the Chinese court system.
Prior to joining Buchanan, Alfred was a research engineer and electrical engineer with more than 10 years of technical experience with companies like The Boeing Company and Litton Industries.
St. John’s University School of Law, J.D.
Drexel University, Graduate Studies, Electrical Engineering
The City University of New York, B.S.E.S.
- U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
- U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
- United States Patent and Trademark Office
American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA)
International Trademark Association (INTA), Famous and Well-Known Marks Committee
American Bar Association
Fellow of the American Bar Foundation