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A patent attorney Registered to Practice by the U.S. Patent Office specializing in patent and trademarks for solo inventors, startups, and small business.   Having owned an operated my own small business with over 200 eployees before and while in law school, I have a special appreciation and knowledge of the workings of small business.   Our goal is to maximize the client's IP protection using the scarce funds usually available to do so.


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Practice areas


  1. Trademark Application: 40%
    26 years, 2.2 thousand cases
  2. Patent Application: 40%
    21 years, 500 cases
  3. Intellectual Property: 5%
    26 years, 200 cases
  4. Licensing: 5%
    26 years, 200 cases
  5. Other: 10%
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12702 Via Cortina Suite 100
San Diego_Del Mar, CA, 92111


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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Adjunct ProfessorUniversity of California at San Diego2005 - Present
Registered Patent AttorneyAmerican Patent and Trademark Law Center1990 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Bar AssociationMember1989 - Present
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Thomas Jefferson School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1989
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Central Oregon Inventors AssociationPatent and Trademarks for Small Business2009