Vinu ("Vinny") Raj is a patent attorney and a member of Davenport IP Law, PLLC. His practice focuses on all aspects of patent counseling and prosecution, as well as advising both established and startup Internet companies on patenting mobile applications and Web-based services. Prior to beginning his legal career, Mr. Raj worked as a software engineer for almost five years at one of the world’s largest multinational telecommunications companies where he was instrumental in developing and supporting software applications targeting various development platforms, including those for desktop computers and mobile devices.