Usha K.M. Parker

Usha K.M. Parker

Counsel | Electrical & Computer Technologies
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  • BSc, Electrical Engineering, Tennessee Tech University
  • MSc, Electrical Engineering, Virginia Tech
  • JD, The Ohio State University, Moritz College of Law

Key Technologies

  • Wireless Communication
  • Autonomous Vehicles
  • Automotive Systems
  • Neural Networks
  • Semiconductors
  • Integrated Circuit Design
  • Aircraft & Space Systems
  • Software

Practice Groups

Admitted to Practice

  • US Patent and Trademark Office
  • Virginia 
  • District of Columbia
  • Eastern District of Virginia


  • Washington, DC


Usha Parker focuses her practice on all aspects of patent prosecution related to electrical and mechanical technologies. 

Usha’s areas of technical experience include wireless communication, autonomous vehicles, automotive sensor and processing systems, neural networks and neural network applications, semiconductors, integrated circuit design, aircraft and space systems, and software.

Prior to beginning her law career, Usha worked as an electrical engineer at Motorola and at a Navy lab in areas including satellite and cellular telephony, radar systems, and missile fuses.


  • Chair, Electronics and Computer Law Committee (ECLC), American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA) – 2023 – present
  • Vice Chair, ECLC – 2021–2023
  • Chair, Preparation and Prosecution Subcommittee of ECLC – 2020–2021


  • Member of Tau Beta Pi (engineering), Eta Kappa Nu (electrical engineering), and Kappa Mu Epsilon (mathematics) honor societies


  • Nguyen, P., & Munukutla-Parker, U. (2012). Patents in Electronic Commerce. In Internet Law for the Business Lawyer (Second Edition, pp. 49–65). chapter, ABA Book Publishing.