Dhaval J Brahmbhatt

Mr. Dhaval J Brahmbhatt

PHYchip Corporation
25 N. 14th Street, Suite 505
San Jose , CA 95112
Office: 408-561-1594
Fax: 408-796-5198

Introduction

Mr. Brahmbhatt has 20 yrs of IP expert witness experience with Federal Courts, ITC, Patent Review Board and State Courts. Experienced in Flash memory & modules, SIMM/DIMM modules, programmable memory, SRAM, DRAM & FRAM memory. 11 Awarded US patents & 4 international patents. Has deposition, prior art search, expert report preparation experience.
Has worked for and against plaintiffs, defendants, patent holding companies, etc. Has worked for federal judge as technical expert in patent cases. Retained by top tier law firms, US and international companies. Extensive business, marketing, deal making and negotiations experience.


Areas of Expertise

  • Design Engineering
  • Electrical
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Intellectual Property
  • Lighting & Illumination
  • Lost Profits
  • Microelectronics
  • Patents
  • Real Estate Broker
  • Real Estate Leasing
  • Real Estate Malpractice
  • Semiconductors

Expert Background

Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
A: 1) M. Sc. (Physics), Gujarat University
2) M. S. E. E. (Solid State Electronics), University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio
3) Certified Green Building Professional
4) Energy Efficiency Professional
5) Real Estate Broker, State of California
Q: Please list your affiliations or memberships in any professional and/or industry organizations:
A: IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers)
IEEE VTS (IEEE, Vehicle Technology Society)
IEEE CNSV (IEEE Consultant Network of Silicon Valley)
SCCCAOR (Santa Clara County, Association of Realtors)
CAR (California Association of Realtors)
NAR (National Association of Realtors)
Q: Please list any teaching or speaking experience you have had, including subject matter:
A: Former Adjunct Faculty of Nanotechnology as Santa Clara University, Graduate School of Engineering, Department of Electrical Engineering at Santa Clara, CA
Former Adjunct Faculty of Nanotechnology at Ohlone College, Fremont, CA
Taught One Day Courses at Society of Opto Electronics
Q: Have any of your accreditations ever been investigated, suspended or removed? (if yes, explain)
A: NO
Q: On how many occasions have you been retained as an expert?
A: Greater than 10.
Q: For what area(s) of expertise have you been retained as an expert?
A: Semiconductors, Analog Design of Semiconductors, Semiconductor memories such as DRAM, FLash, EEPROM, EPROM, etc. Modules and sub-systems involving various electronic components.
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the plaintiff?
A: About half
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the defendant?
A: About half
Q: On how many occasions have you had your deposition taken?
A: over 10
Q: When was the last time you had your deposition taken?
A: 2014
Q: On how many occasions have you been qualified by a court to give expert testimony?
A: Greater than 10
Q: On how many occasions have you testified as an expert in court or before an arbitrator?
A: Greater than 5
Q: For how many years have you worked with the legal industry as an expert?
A: 20
Q: What services do you offer? (E.g.: consulting, testing, reports, site inspections etc.)
A: All including prior art search, research and analysis, report writing, etc.
Q: What is your hourly rate to consult with an attorney?
A: $395/hr.
Q: What is your hourly rate to review documents?
A: $395/hr.
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide deposition testimony?
A: $495/hr.
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide testimony at trial?
A: $495/hr.
Q: Please list any fees other than those stated above (E.g.: travel expenses, copy fees, etc.)
A: Travel time billed at $395/hr.

References

References upon request.