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Alka A. Patel

Practice areas:

Licensing, Contracts & Agreements, Intellectual Property

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2001

  1. Contracts & Agreements: 35%
  2. Licensing: 35%
  3. Intellectual Property: 30%

Attorney Endorsements

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    Alka is a very capable attorney and one of the most well rounded professionals I have ever encountered. She is effecient, effective, productive and has tremendous business savvy.

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Contact Info

Pepper Hamilton LLP.

500 Grant Street
Pittsburgh, PA, 15219

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
PAActive200108/03/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarPhiladelphia Super Lawyers2011
Community Builder/Social EngineerPBA Minority Attorney Committee2009
Distinguished New EngineerSociety of Women Engineers2004
40 Under 40Pittsburgh Magazine2003
International Who’s Who of ProfessionalsN/A2002
Who’s Who In EngineeringN/A2001
fast trackersN/AN/A

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing Director and Senior CounselBNY Mellon2011 - Present

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Pittsburgh Intellectual Property Law AssociationN/AN/A
Allegheny County Bar AssociationN/AN/A

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationBusiness Method Patents for Increasing Utility in E-Commerce2002
University of Pittsburgh Law ReviewThe Use of Image Analysis in the Characterization of Partially Oriented Ceramic Matrix Composites1997
University of Pittsburgh Law ReviewThe Use of Image Analysis in the Characterization of Partially Oriented Ceramic Matrix Composites1997
University of Pittsburgh Law ReviewPlatelet Orientation in Slip Cast Ceramic Matrix Composites1997

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Duquesne University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2001
Duquesne UniversityN/AM.B.A2001
University of Pittsburgh, PittsburghN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1996