Michael Essien

Michael Essien

Patent Application Attorney
Saint Paul, MN




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French , Spanish , Igbo

Answers and Advice

100 questions answered.

About Me

Experienced intellectual property attorney (also an inventor), in chemical and mechanical arts.  Trademark and copyright protection and infringement issues for both individual and corporate clients.

Practice Areas

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Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Fixed (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

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Top Notch Attorney

Posted by: Gerry about 2 years ago.

Mike has been our legal counsel for more than 5 years. He has filed trademarks applications, assisted with immigration filings, reviewed all of our...

A remarkable lawyer with great expertise and insight in what he does. He is one to review any contract. Ask him before you sign.

Posted by: Matthew Obinna Nwaneri, MD about 2 years ago.

Mr. Mike Essien has been a wonderful resource with a very balanced approach and expertise in a wide range of legal matters. He is able to discern...
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Tatiana Kadetskaya
Tatiana Kadetskaya
Almost 2 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Excellent lawyer. Well respected.
Michael Charles Doland
Michael Doland

Los Angeles, CA

About 2 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I just finished reading an answer of Mr. Essien. It was accurate, analytic and very much customized to the needs of the Avvo asker. These are exactly...
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2002 License Status: Authorized to practice for the state of Minnesota.
Last updated by Avvo: 12/06/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2010 – present

Essien Law Office, PLLC


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2002 Juris Doctor in Law

William Mitchell College of Law


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2002 Alumni Award of Merit

William Mitchell College of Law


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2002- present Member

American Bar Association

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2003 Implementation of the Madrid Protocol

MIPLA New Matter

2002 US Accedes to the Madrid Protocol

MN Lawyer

Speaking Engagements

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2013 Legal Aspects of Doing Business in Nigeria

at Doing Business in Nigeria

2011 Reviewing Nigeria's IP Rights in Business Incubation and IT

at Business Incubation

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