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Sep 2020

Nadia Posluszny

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Nadia Posluszny assists with preparing and prosecuting foreign and domestic patents with a focus on the petroleum and oilfield sector. EXPERIENCE Prior to joining Osha Liang, Nadia worked as a well site manager at Chevron’s Mid-Continent Business Unit, in Midland, Texas, and as a drilling engineer at Chevron’s Appalachian Mountain Business Unit, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Nadia has several years of...

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Sep 2020

Yi Wang, Ph.D.

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Dr. Wang is a data scientist, geophysicist, and a patent holder. He assists with preparing and prosecuting foreign and domestic patents. Specific areas of focus include: supervised and unsupervised machine learning, deep learning, computer vision, NLP, neural networks, CNN and encoder-decoder architecture for fault detection and facies classification, Self Organized Maps, lithofacies classification, quantitative interpretation, waveform inversion, imaging, velocity model...

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Sep 2020

Ryo Okada

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Dr. Okada’s specific areas of expertise are in the advanced materials and chemical-related industries. He assists with drafting and prosecuting foreign and domestic patent applications in a variety of fields, including: polymer chemistry, composite materials and processing, nanotechnology, and materials science. EXPERIENCE Prior to joining Osha Liang, Dr. Okada worked as the Senior R&D Project Manager at Barrday Corporation for...

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Sep 2020

Xi-Pei Cheng

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Xi-Pei Cheng recently passed the Chinese patent bar exam and is currently in the process of completing her registration as a Chinese patent agent. Ms. Cheng’s practice is focused on patent prosecution in the fields of chemical engineering, control engineering and biological technology. EXPERIENCE Ms. Cheng’s experience includes assisting in preparing and prosecuting patent applications, translating PCT applications, drafting pre-filing...

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Jul 2020

Megan Urrutia

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Megan Urrutia is a registered US Patent Agent and a certified Prosthetist/Orthotist. Ms. Urrutia’s practice focuses on drafting and prosecuting patents in the fields of orthopedics, medical devices, optics technologies, mechanical engineering, consumer electronics, software and advanced photonics systems. EXPERIENCE Prior to joining Osha Liang, Ms. Urrutia worked as a patent agent and patent engineer at Magic Leap. She also...

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21

Jul 2020

Silvia Rusnac

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Silvia Rusnac specializes in prosecuting foreign and domestic patents in computer and software arts. Her specific areas of expertise include: internet technologies, wired and wireless network systems and communications, database technologies, e-commerce applications, data management systems, electrical/electronic technologies, computer graphics, computer network security, mobile applications, network storage, data analytics, Internet of Things (IoT), smart homes, artificial intelligence, and machine learning....

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Jul 2020

Richard Coates, Ph.D.

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Dr. Coates’ IP practice focuses on technologies and tools specific to the oilfield and petrochemical industries.  Thirty years of work experience as well as extensive research and development have provided Dr. Coates with a unique insight and high level of expertise in this field – advantageous for patent preparation and prosecution. EXPERIENCE Prior to joining Osha Liang, Dr. Coates worked...

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Jul 2020

Adnan Mustafic

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Mr. Mustafic assists with prosecuting foreign and domestic patents in nanotechnology, materials science and software-related industries. EXPERIENCE Prior to joining Osha Liang, Mr. Mustafic worked as a research assistant at the University of Florida’s Data Science Lab. His main research focused on implementing data science analysis to Precision Ketogenic Therapy. Outside of academia, his work experience included an internship as...

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May 2020

Elisabeth Rather Healey

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Dr. Elisabeth Rather Healey is a registered U.S. patent attorney, chemist, and patent holder with over 8 years of  intellectual property law firm experience. Her areas of expertise include strategic counseling in patent, trademark, copyright, and trade secret issues; portfolio management; preparation and prosecution of domestic and foreign patent applications; due diligence; assessment of patent infringement and validity; freedom-to-operate analyses; and...

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May 2020

Hailong Sun

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Mr. Sun has 20 years of experience in patent prosecution, patent invalidation and litigation, patent infringement analysis, trademark prosecution and litigation. Prior to joining Osha Liang, Mr. Sun gained considerable experience in patent prosecution and Chinese IP litigation while working at another prominent IP firm. His areas of technical expertise include: electronic engineering, semiconductors, computers, information and communication. EXPERIENCE Over...

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14

Feb 2020

Mike Sellers

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED 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...

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Jan 2020

Laurent Pirolli

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED 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. EXPERIENCE 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...

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Jan 2020

Michael J. Adams

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Dr. Adams assists with prosecuting foreign and domestic patents in chemical-related industries with specific work in the fields of microbiology, polymer chemistry, industrial nanoparticle synthesis, and product research and development.  Four years of industrial chemistry and biology experience and a further eight years of research experience have provided Dr. Adams with a breadth of knowledge and expertise invaluable to his...

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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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16

Dec 2014

Jonathan Osha

Jonathan P. Osha Rated by Super Lawyers loading … PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED John Osha’s practice includes patent prosecution, IP litigation, and IP counseling in a wide variety of technical disciplines. John leads the electronics, optics, and physics group at Osha Liang. EXPERIENCE John has extensive experience in all aspects of patent preparation and prosecution. His practice places special emphasis on counseling relative to...

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16

Dec 2014

Lisa Margonis

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED Lisa Margonis has spent more than 15 years working with her clients to manage their intellectual property portfolios and enforce their IP rights.  Ms. Margonis’ strong technical background, sharp analytical skills, and legal knowledge and experience combine to provide clients with exceptional guidance on and assistance with foreign and domestic patent preparation and prosecution, IP litigation, invalidity and infringement opinions,...

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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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