Andrew Xue focuses his practice on patent drafting and prosecution for clients in the life sciences and high technology industries. He also performs patent portfolio analysis and intellectual property due diligence.
Andrew received his J.D. from The University of Michigan Law School in 2016 and his Bachelor of Science in Engineering from Harvey Mudd College in 2011.
Andrew first joined Fenwick & West as a patent engineer in 2011 and became an associate in 2016. He has worked on patent applications covering a broad range of technical subject matter, including online advertisement targeting, rack-mount server cooling systems, and analog-to-digital converter circuits. Prior to joining Fenwick & West, Andrew worked with a team of engineers and physicists at Pomona College and Sonoma State University to design an adaptive optics system for an observatory at NASA-JPL’s Table Mountain Facility in Wrightwood, CA.
While attending law school, Andrew was a student attorney with the Michigan Innocence Clinic. During his time in the clinic, he was part of the legal team that secured the release and exoneration of Davontae Sanford, a Detroit man who was wrongfully convicted of a quadruple homicide when he was 15 years old.
Andrew is a member of the State Bar of California.