Recent Work Experience


F. Chau & Associates, LLC
February 2006-Present Woodbury, NY
Prepare and prosecute patent applications pertaining to software-based technologies including software optimization, Internet of Things (IOT) Devices, caching, cloud applications, internet searching algorithms, machine learning, networks, databases, speech recognition, image recognition, medical imaging, semiconductor memory (e.g., flash memory), system on chips, wireless protocols (e.g., 802.11, 802.15), message decoding, error detection and correction, data compression/decompression, flat panel displays (e.g., LCD/OLED), and ultrasonic flow meters. Draft non-infringement and invalidity opinions.

Technical Experience


Telephonics – Software Engineer
1996 – 2006 Farmingdale, NY
Developed radar display software for civilian/military air traffic control/monitoring, flight plan software to be used in conjunction with a relational database, software for a remote console of an unmanned aircraft engaged in surveillance.



St. John’s University School of Law, J.D., 2005
Polytechnic University M.S. in Computer Science, 2001
S.U.N.Y at Stony Brook, B.E. in Electrical Engineering 1995

Mr. Newman is admitted to the Bar, New York (2006). He is registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office.