Larry Vierra

Founding Partner


Academic Background

B.S., Electronic Physics, University of San Francisco (1985)
J.D., University of San Francisco School of Law (1988) 

Areas of Technology

-- High performance network routers and control software 
-- Web applications,  software, and systems 
-- Computer systems, peripherals and components 
-- System and device level integrated circuit devices 
-- Semiconductor materials, devices and fabrication processes 
-- Interactive media delivery systems 
-- Data storage systems and devices 
-- Control systems 
-- Thin film materials and fabrication technology 
-- Laser systems, multi-coating optics, optical switches and optical systems 
-- Hardware and software data compression schemes 
-- Operating systems
-- Power storage technolgoies
-- Construction products and systems
-- Solar power generation technologies

Technical Work Experience


Pacific Gas and Electric Company, Energy Services Representative 1984 - 1987



Supreme Court of California (1988)
United States District Court for the Northern District of California
United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
United States Patent & Trademark Office.


Board of Directors, The Olympic Club