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Robert Roy Axenfeld

Patent application Attorney at Philadelphia, PA

5.0   2 reviews

also known as Robert R. Axenfeld, Robert Axenfeld

  • State Years
    Dist. of Columbia - DC 31 years
    Pennsylvania - PA 32 years
    Washington - WA 20 years
  • Licensed for 31 years
    State DC
    Acquired 1993
    Good Standing No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 32 years
    State PA
    Acquired 1991
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 20 years
    State WA
    Acquired 2003
    Voluntarily Resigned No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

About Robert

Learn Robert’s areas of practice.

Practice areas
  1. Patent application
    Robert Axenfeld prepares, files, and prosecutes patent applications before the United States Patent and Trademark Office and internationally. file and prosecute patent applications in most industries including: medical devices and systems, aerospace, electrical and computer technologies, apparel, veterinary devices, sports equipment, toys, materials, software, advertising systems, communications, and ornamental designs.

    33 years

  2. Intellectual property
    Robert Axenfeld's practice is focused on the procurement, monetization, and enforcement of intellectual property, including: Patents, Trademarks, Copyrights, Trade Secrets, Unfair Competition, Licensing, Internet Disputes, and Intellectual Property litigation.

    33 years

  3. Trademark application
    Robert Axenfeld helps clients protect their brand identities including their names, words, slogans, symbols, logos, packaging, and look-and-feel

    33 years

Robert Axenfeld is federally licensed to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office, and has successfully prepared and prosecuted hundreds of patent and trademark applications for a variety of businesses in a wide range of industries.

He has also litigated intellectual property, and technology cases in federal courts across the country, and administrative disputes before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board, and Trademark Trial and Appeal Board.





Axenfeld Law Group, LLC
2001 Market St., Suite 2500
Philadelphia, PA, 19103
Axenfeld Law Group, LLC
275 Madison Avenue, 6th Floor
New York, NY, 10016
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5.0 / 5.0
  2 customer reviews
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Posted by Bob | June 23, 2017
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Although our patent process was long, Rob preserved and we now have two patents and multiple trademarks.
Posted by anonymous | November 5, 2016
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Wonderful attorney, highly recommended.
I have had the opportunity to work with Robert Axenfeld on various IP matters. He treated my business as if it was his own to ensure the best possible outcome. I am most grateful for his timely responses, and thorough attention to all matters. I would highly recommend him.


  • Free Consultation 30 minutes
  • Hourly Rates $ 250-400 per hour
Payment methods
Check, Credit Card


AVVO RATING 8.9 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Principal
  • Axenfeld Law Group, LLC; Werner & Axenfeld, P.C.
  • 2004 - Present
  • Patent Counsel
  • Lee & Hayes, PLLC
  • 2001 - 2003
  • Corporate Counsel
  • Lucent Technologies Inc.
  • 1996 - 2001
  • Corporate Counsel
  • Alcatel Lucent
  • 1995 - 2003
  • Associate General Counsel
  • Unisys Corporation
  • 1994 - 1996
  • Associate
  • Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox, LLC
  • 1991 - 1993
  • Clerk
  • Court Of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • 1990 - 1991
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  • Temple University Beasley School of Law
  • LL.M - Master of Laws
  • 1996
  • Franklin Pierce Law Center
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1991
  • Temple University
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 1988


  • Philadelphia Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2017 - Present
  • Chester County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2004 - Present
  • United States Patent and Trademark Office
  • Registered-Patent Attorney
  • 1992 - Present

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish


  • The Legal Intelligencer
  • Hedging Investment in Innovation through Patents and Trademarks
  • 2013
  • IDEA
  • Preparing & Prosecuting Electronic & Computer Related Patent Applications: Overcoming Statutory Subject Matter Rejections
  • 1994
  • The International Lawyer (ABA)
  • The Shifting Sands of § 101 and § 112 Requirements for Computer Program-Related Inventions
  • 1993
  • ABA Section of Patent, Trademark and Copyright Law
  • Overcoming 35 U.S.C. § 101 Rejections of Electronic and Computer Inventions
  • 1992
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Speaking Engagements

  • Presentation to Visiting Officials from China
  • Copyright Law Seminar
  • 2012

Attorney endorsements

Received (6)
Given (2)
Endorse Robert
Intellectual property Attorney | Jan 30
Relationship: Co-worker
"Robert has an extensive amount of experience working in the Intellectual Property field. He has also worked with a wide range of clients from independent inventors to large corporations, which gives him insight for solving various IP issues."
Intellectual property Attorney | Jan 06
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse this lawyer."
Litigation Attorney | Nov 03
Relationship: Worked for lawyer
"I endorse this lawyer."
Intellectual property Attorney | Nov 03
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse this lawyer."
Intellectual property Attorney | Nov 03
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I refer clients and others with IP needs to Robert. He is very knowledgeable, professional, and does great work!"
Intellectual property Attorney | Nov 03
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse this lawyer."
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Philadelphia Patent application Lawyer Robert Roy Axenfeld
Robert Roy Axenfeld
Patent application Attorney
Philadelphia, PA
Licensed for 32 years
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