Rudy Siegesmund received a B.S degree from the United States Military Academy in 1970. He earned an M.A. from the University of Massachusetts in 1978, and a J.D. from Southern Methodist University in 1989. Mr. Siegesmund founded Siegesmund & Associates in 1991 where he practiced until joining the Dallas Office of Gordon & Rees, LLP as a partner in January 2006. Mr. Siegesmund joined Yee & Associates, P.C. in August 2008 as a senior attorney. Mr. Siegesmund's experience includes extensive patent prosecution as well as patent litigation experience. In the area of patent prosecution, Mr. Siegesmund prepares patents in the fields of computer hardware, computer software, Internet applications, and telecommunications.
Mr. Siegesmund also has experience in writing and prosecuting patent applications in the food processing technology, petrochemical processing technology, oilfield drilling and production technology, railroad crossing technology, cryptography, medical devices, automotive devices, and business methods. In the area of litigation, Mr. Siegesmund has represented clients in patent infringement, trademark, trade dress, trade secret and anti-trust litigation.
Mr. Siegesmund is a registered patent attorney and is licensed to practice law in the State of Texas. He is admitted to all United States District Courts in Texas, the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, and the United States Supreme Court.