William Cooper is a Patent Attorney, and is admitted to practice in Ohio and the District of Columbia as well as before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, and the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio. Bill is also a member of the American Bar Association, the American Intellectual Property Law Association, the Ohio State Bar Association, and the Cleveland Intellectual Property Law Association. Bill has experience drafting and prosecuting patent applications in many technical areas, including, inter alia, computer hardware and software, search, internet, business methods, semiconductor processing, medical imaging, communications, signal processing, circuitry, logic, lasers, ion implantation, automotive safety, and mechanical and electro-mechanical technologies.
Bill received his Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering, cum laude, in 1992 from Ohio University, where he was a member of Tau Beta Pi and Eta Kappa Nu. He also received a Master of Business Administration degree from Ohio University in 1994. Bill went on to receive his Juris Doctor, as well as a Master of Taxation, in 1997 from the University of Akron. Recently he was selected as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers for 2015.
畢爾律師在取得俄亥俄州大學電機工程學士後，也在俄亥俄州大學取得商業碩士的學位，之後在艾克朗大學取得法律博士及稅務碩士的學位。畢爾律師更在2015年被選為Rising Star of Super Lawyer。