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Erik V. Chmelar, Ph.D.

Erik Chmelar works at the intersection of technology, business, and law to develop practical intellectual property strategies that achieve meaningful results for his clients. He takes a comprehensive approach to his clients’ needs, leveraging over 20 years of industry experience as an engineer, research scientist, project manager, entrepreneur, professor, and […]

Benjamin J. Lehberger

Ben Lehberger has a broad range of experience in patent and trademark law, combined with a technical background in the mechanical arts and aerospace industry. He started his career as a helicopter design engineer at Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation and has been an active airplane pilot and aviation aficionado for over […]

Jaksha C. Tomic

Jaksha C. Tomic has extensive experience in all phases of domestic and foreign patent preparation and prosecution as well as client counseling, including drafting over 500 patent applications and prosecuting thousands of others throughout his career. Jaksha focuses his practice on industrial and specialty chemicals and processes. In addition to […]

Matthew W. Siegal

Matthew Siegal has over 30 years of experience helping his clients turn their ideas into assets. He is formerly a partner at Stroock & Stroock & Lavan in New York City, where he obtained patents and resolved patent infringement disputes for entrepreneurs, medium-size companies and multinational corporations. He successfully litigated […]