National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)Attorney, Intellectual Property

William (“Bill”) Johnson is a Patent Attorney at the NASA Glenn Research Center. His practice focuses on patent prosecution and more general intellectual property issues, such as IP licensing and data rights negotiations in various agreements. Bill has a B.S. in physics from Michigan State University and a Law Degree from the University of Chicago. Prior to joining NASA, Bill was a Patent Examiner at the United States Patent and Trademark Office and an attorney at a private law firm, focusing on patent procurement and counseling.