Ben Lehberger Joins the Dilworth Team

Posted on 01/14/2019 by Thomas Pia, in Announcements, Recent News & Articles

Dilworth IP is excited to welcome our newest team member, attorney Benjamin Lehberger, who will be supporting the firm’s electro-mechanical and medical device clients. Ben has fourteen years of experience prosecuting hundreds of patents in a variety of technologies, including aircraft, medical devices, automotive, power generation, computer systems and software, mobile apps, hybrid vehicles, wireless devices, consumer/medical packaging and dispensers, financial services, and business methods. In addition to preparing and prosecuting hundreds of patent and trademark applications, Ben represents both plaintiffs and defendants in patent and trademark disputes and has a successful record in overturning rejections at the Patent Trial and Appeals Board. Prior to his legal career, Ben worked for several years as a helicopter design engineer at Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation where he had responsibilities involving the technical aspects of the company’s business acquisitions and provided preliminary designs and technical support for both military and civilian helicopters.

Ben is the former president of the Connecticut Intellectual Property Law Association and has been recognized in 2016 and 2017 as a Connecticut Super Lawyers Rising Star.

Ben’s vast knowledge of aerospace technologies, mechanics, medical devices and various other fields of technology demonstrates Dilworth IP’s commitment to providing our clients with highly technical competence in cutting-edge technology areas. We are excited to welcome him to our team!


Dilworth IP is an intellectual property and business law firm providing legal services in the areas of patent and trademark prosecution, opinions and agreements in the chemical, biotech, pharmaceutical, medical device, material science, consumer products, electronics, software, and semiconductor industries. We’ve been in the lab. Whether your invention is a controlled-release pharmaceutical, a fuel cell, or a new circuit schematic, our attorneys will speak your language and listen well. We’ll quickly grasp nuances of your complex technology and capture the IP protection you deserve. To learn more about the firm, please visit www.dilworthip.com.