John Murphy is a technical advisor for The Courtney Firm. He is an executive in the semiconductor and EDA software industries with experience in alliances, ecosystems, marketing, business and corporate development. John also brings us real life innovation and product development experience from his work designing semiconductors.
John’s background as an electrical engineer, technology manager and Silicon Valley marketing and business development executive make him our “go to” advisor for assisting clients with innovations and inventions. The Courtney Firm helps inventors and companies to acquire, develop and exploit innovations. We assist with negotiations, market analysis, attracting investment, acquisition and divestiture of product lines and businesses and licensing. We advise both start-ups and established businesses and John’s expertise in semiconductors, CAD and automated design tools for industry and in technology management helps our patent attorneys apply intellectual property law to safeguard our clients’ assets.
John is a summa cum laude BSEE graduate of Old Dominion University. (1983)