Jack Fijolek
Senior Vice President & Chief Technology Officer
"One must study what has been done to know what remains to be done."
Jack brings a wealth of deep IP and technical expertise to Transpacific IP. He leads the analytics practice, advising the team and overseeing client deliverables, including claim charts, prior art, portfolio evaluations, litigation support, theories of infringement, interrogatories, request for admissions/production, invalidity, rebuttals and expert witnessing, among others. With his many years of IP experience, he also evaluates portfolios for acquisition, divestiture or licensing. Jack is a member of the company's executive team.

Prior to joining Transpacific IP, Jack was Corporate Vice President of Strategic Business Development at UTStarcom, a publicly traded telecommunications company where he managed high value transactions. He has also led advanced research groups and patent portfolio monetization campaigns, beginning at AT&T Bell Labs.

An inventor with 28 U.S. patents, Jack was the chief architect of numerous internet media and broadband software and hardware communication products. He has been a contributor and editor in various telecommunications standards making bodies and has written articles for numerous forums, including the International Technology Law Association, International Engineering Consortium, IEEE Press, National Engineering Consortium Annual Review of Communications, Internet Telephony Magazine, and the National Cable & Telecommunications Association.

Jack earned a Master of Science in Computer Science from the Illinois Institute of Technology and a Bachelor of Science from the University of Illinois and DeVry University in Electrical Engineering. He is registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).