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Feb 2020

Mike Sellers

EXPERIENCE Mr. Sellers has extensive experience in patent preparation and prosecution, from hands-on project and attorney management to counselling and transactional services. Mr. Sellers is a leader in the field of intellectual property law with a robust background in the petrochemical, mechanical and electrical industries, his expertise is a valuable resource in handling patent-related issues and claims. He was the lead patent and legal advisor...

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Jan 2020

Laurent Pirolli

EXPERIENCE Dr. Pirolli is a versatile Chemical Engineer with over 10 years of research and development experience in the oil and gas industry. Specific areas of expertise include surface science, oilfield chemistry, corrosion and sensors. Prior to joining Osha Liang, Dr. Pirolli worked for Schlumberger both in the U.S. and in the U.K. His years of tenure as a Senior Chemical Engineer and as a...

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20

Dec 2019

Adenike Adebiyi

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Ms. Adebiyi is a registered US Patent Agent with over 20 years of experience preparing and prosecuting patent applications across a wide range of industries. Specific areas of expertise include: specialty materials (glass and ceramics), consumer electronics, optics, photonics, controlled release dosage forms and implantable devices, seismic acquisition, oil/gas drilling, motion control systems, semiconductor manufacturing and software.  Ms. Adebiyi enjoys...

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09

Oct 2019

Seungjun Lee

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Seungjun Lee assists with prosecuting foreign and domestic patents in the chemical, mechanical and oilfield industries. EXPERIENCE Prior to joining Osha Liang, Mr. Lee was a research assistant at College Station, assisting Dr. Ie Graverend with R&D for creep bench. Projects included: designing custom parts to set up a research facility for creep bench, developing MATLAB Codes for data acquisition...

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18

Jun 2019

Victoria Reinhart

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Victoria Reinhart’s practice emphasizes foreign and domestic patent prosecution in the field of chemical engineering. EXPERIENCE Ms. Reinhart’s experience in the patent arts includes assisting in preparing and prosecuting patent applications for the chemical and oilfield industries, as well as litigating all stages of complex cases in the oilfield and mechanical industries.  In addition to patent prosecution and litigation, Ms....

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Feb 2019

Keelin Hargadon

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Keelin Hargadon’s practice area encompasses trademark, trade secret, copyright and litigation, with a focus on trademark prosecution and enforcement on both the domestic and international level. EXPERIENCE Keelin has worked with businesses of all sizes in industries such as makeup and personal care, financial services, high-tech, apparel, pet products, food and beverage, and oil and gas.  This varied experience allows Keelin...

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23

Aug 2017

Nelson Monterrosa

EXPERIENCE Mr. Monterrosa assists with drafting and prosecuting foreign and domestic patent applications in a variety of fields, including: telecommunications, consumer electronics, manufacturing, automotive, oilfield applications, optics technologies, and power distribution systems. At Osha Liang, Mr. Monterrosa has worked writing briefs for submission before the Patent Trial and Appeals Board (PTAB) in various AIA Trial Proceedings for the areas of Data Signal Processing (DSP) solutions,...

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13

Jul 2016

Suzanne Lecocke

Ms. Lecocke specializes in intellectual property litigation, licensing, and infringement, invalidity, and antitrust opinions.  Her experience spans across a wide range of industries – oil and gas, high-tech, mechanical, industrial, and medical devices. Ms. Lecocke had the honor of serving as a Judicial Law Clerk to The Honorables Carl O. Bue, Jr., James DeAnda (Chief Judge), and Kenneth M. Hoyt of the United States District...

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May 2016

Manak Basra

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Manak Basra assists with prosecuting foreign and domestic patents in the chemical, mechanical, and oilfield industries. EXPERIENCE Prior to his tenure at Osha Liang, Mr. Basra worked as a quality control/quality assurance technician with TH Hill Associates.  While at TH Hill, Mr. Basra managed the completion of projects for oil and gas clients and gained experience in dealing with specialty equipment,...

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Jan 2016

David Madio

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED David P. Madio, Ph.D. is a registered US Patent Agent and assists in drafting and prosecuting patents in biotechnology, data and image processing, electrical technology, medical imaging, oilfield applications, optics technologies, automotive, hydraulics, acoustics, seismic, navigation, computing, and telecommunications. EXPERIENCE Dr. Madio has more than 20 years’ experience in research and engineering as a physicist in the oil and gas...

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16

Dec 2014

Yuichi Watanabe

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Yuichi Watanabe focuses his practice on patent law and works with clients in the automotive, electronics, oilfield, optics, semiconductors, software, and manufacturing industries. EXPERIENCE Mr. Watanabe has a great deal of experience in patent preparation, prosecution, litigation, licensing, due diligence, and opinion work.  He represents domestic as well as international clients primarily in the electrical, mechanical, electromechanical, and computer engineering...

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16

Dec 2014

Tammy Dunn

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Tammy Dunn is an IP litigator and registered patent attorney with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.  Mrs. Dunn’s practice includes IP litigation and dispute resolution representing companies on the cutting edge of technology in a variety of industries and disciplines. Mrs. Dunn also manages Trademark Prosecution with a focus on developing, customizing, and optimizing domestic and global branding strategies for clients in...

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16

Dec 2014

Thomas Scherer

EXPERIENCE Tom Scherer’s practice emphasizes trademark and patent prosecution, litigation, and strategy in the fields of aerospace (e.g., vehicular control, inflatable habitats, and habitat/vehicle interconnections), automotive (e.g., vehicular headlamps, vehicular remote sensing/access, and vehicular battery/engine control), electronics (e.g., biometric monitoring, consumer products, and semiconductor testing), oilfield technologies (e.g., threaded tubular connections, offshore platform structure/supply, and safety monitoring systems), optics (e.g., lasers and laser measurement), power...

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16

Dec 2014

Seema Mehta

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Seema Mehta’s practice includes foreign and domestic trademark prosecution and worldwide patent procurement and enforcement, including appeals practice, post-grant proceedings at the USPTO, validity and infringement opinions, IP counseling, IP litigation, and management of IP portfolios in the field of electronics, mechanics, optics, physics, telecommunications, and software. EXPERIENCE Mrs. Mehta has extensive experience in the preparation and prosecution of patent...

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16

Dec 2014

Lisa Margonis

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Lisa Margonis’s practice includes foreign and domestic patent preparation and prosecution, IP litigation, validity and infringement opinions, and client counseling primarily in the field of mechanical engineering, with an emphasis on oilfield and automotive technologies. EXPERIENCE Ms. Margonis’s experience includes patent drafting, patent prosecution, patent landscaping, and patent appeals.  She has drafted and prosecuted hundreds of patent applications in various...

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15

Dec 2014

Robert Ko

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Robert Ko’s practice emphasizes patent prosecution in the consumer electronics, oilfield, optics, semiconductor, software, and telecommunications industries. EXPERIENCE Mr. Ko was previously an engineer with Arescom, Inc., Lumina, Inc., Silicon Storage Technology, and Quickturn Design Systems. Additionally, he was also a project manager and engineer with Wyse Technology and a custom integrated circuit design engineer and semiconductor device physicist with...

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15

Dec 2014

Aron Griffith

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Aron Griffith’s practice encompasses numerous aspects of intellectual property law including patent preparation and prosecution, validity and infringement opinions, agreements, and IP counseling in the fields of chemical engineering, chemistry, power production, and mechanical engineering, with an emphasis in hydrocarbon processing, oilfield technologies, and polymer processes and catalysts. EXPERIENCE Mr. Griffith’s experience includes patent prosecution, counseling, and litigation in the...

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15

Dec 2014

Carlyn Burton

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Carlyn Burton uses intellectual property (IP) in creative and strategic ways to help clients achieve their business goals.  With more than 15 years of IP legal experience under her belt, Ms. Burton has represented a wide range of clients – from accomplished Fortune 500 companies to innovative start-ups.  As a scientist, she combines diverse technical knowledge with a strong skill...

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15

Dec 2014

Louis Bonham

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Louis Bonham has extensive experience in advising architects, designers, builders, and developers in architectural copyright matters and in litigating architectural copyright cases. He has experience in financial, oilfield, semiconductor, telecommunication, and software industries. EXPERIENCE Mr. Bonham is recognized as one of the leading attorneys in the country in the field of architectural copyright law. His practice emphasizes intellectual property litigation...

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15

Dec 2014

Jeffrey Bergman

  Jeffrey S. Bergman   PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Jeffrey Bergman’s practice encompasses all aspects of intellectual property law, including patent preparation and prosecution, IP litigation, validity and infringement opinions, client counseling in intellectual asset management and interference and appeals before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, in the fields of chemistry, materials science and mechanical engineering, with an emphasis in oilfield technologies and nanotechnology. EXPERIENCE...

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