Justin is an intellectual property attorney focused on bringing practical and value laden solutions to clients with intellectual property needs. He assists clients in all areas of intellectual property, including patenting inventions, litigating infringement disputes, negotiating intellectual property agreements, advising on trademarks, copyrights, and trade secret protection, and assisting with open source software licensing. Justin's clients include start-up companies and individuals, as well as more mature organizations. He works with each client to develop an intellectual property strategy tailored to their specific needs, focusing on intellectual property identification and acquisition strategies for those newer to IP and robust global protection strategies for others. Justin’s patent work experience spans several technological disciplines, including alternative energy, clean technology, electrochemical, electromechanical devices and processes, chemical processes, nutraceuticals, power electronics design and monitoring, mechanical devices and processes, hydrocarbon refining processes, and computer hardware and software. Justin also proactively assists clients in development of global IP strategies and patent portfolio development.
Justin has two great kids, a supportive, smart, and inspirational wife, and a dog that’s not as bright as he’d like her to be, but she’s friendly enough. Justin received his JD degree, summa cum laude from the Vermont Law School and his BSE from the University of Michigan. Justin also holds an ME from Case Western Reserve University in Ohio.