Eric Madigan focuses his practice on managing intellectual property portfolios for several multinational companies including Qualcomm. He also works with a number of small enterprises, venture capitalists, as well as entrepreneurs. Eric has spent 8 years in the aerospace industry working as an electrical engineer for Northrop Grumman, a Fortune 500 company and a leading global security contractor.
Prior to and during law school, Eric designed and tested satellite and line-of-sight systems that include image and signal intelligence radar, and a broad spectrum of wireless communications. He was the lead project engineer for the air vehicle segment of the NATO Alliance Ground Surveillance project when he left Northrop Grumman to pursue a career as an attorney. Other projects included various unmanned aerial reconnaissance vehicles and long-range strike weapon systems, for which he provided support through systems engineering and circuit design.