Jeffrey S. Marlink joined the Law Office of Michelle Vlach-Ing as an associate in 2013. Since graduating from Willamette University College of Law, he has joined the Oregon State Bar and has been registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
Jeffrey attended Portland State University where he earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering. He gained experience in a professional environment completing his senior project at Intel Corporation performing arc flash analysis of Intel’s Ronler Acres Campus.
Jeffrey earned his Juris Doctorate in 2012 from Willamette University College of Law. While at Willamette, he focused his studies on intellectual property and business law, earning Best Paper awards in Patent Law and Business Law: Case Studies classes. He also wrote for Willamette Law Online’s Intellectual Property section and gained work experience in Willamette’s business clinic and as a extern for the Law Office of Michelle Vlach-Ing.
Prior to attending law school, Jeffrey worked as a Staff Engineer for Anthro Corporation in Tualatin, Oregon. At Anthro Corporation, he worked as part of a team designing and testing electrical products, in addition to drafting user manuals for customers and technical documents for production.
Area of Practice:
Jeffrey’s practice focuses on prosecution of patents, trademarks and copyright protection. He takes pride in working with businesses to identify and support strategies that will help achieve the goals of the client.
Licensed since 2012
Hourly ($125-250/hour), Fixed (Sometimes)
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|High Paper - Patent Law||Willamette University College of Law||2011|
|High Paper - Business Lawyering: Case Studies||Willamette University College of Law||2011|
|Patent Associate||Law Office of Michelle Vlach-Ing||2013 - Present|
|Patent Attorney||Marlink Law Firm||2013 - 2013|
|Law Clerk||Law Office of Michelle Vlach-Ing||2012 - 2013|
|Extern||Law Office of Michelle-Vlach Ing||2012 - 2012|
|Business Clinic Student||Clinical Law Program Willamette University College Of Law||2011 - 2011|
|Staff Engineer 1||Anthro Corporation||2005 - 2009|
|Senior Design Team Member||Intel Corporation||2004 - 2005|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|United States Patent and Trademark Office||Registered Patent Attorney||2013 - Present|
|American Bar Association, Business Law Section||Member||2012 - Present|
|American Bar Association, Intellectual Property Section||Member||2012 - Present|
|Oregon State Bar, Intellectual Property Section||Member||2012 - Present|
|Willamette University College of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2012|
|MCBA CLE - July 9, 2013||Hidden Copyright Issues: Discovering Copyright Law in General Transactions||2013|