About Ken

Ken focuses his practice on preparing and prosecuting patent applications before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office to assist clients in protecting inventions in a wide variety of technical fields. Examples of technical fields in which Ken has handled patent matters include: image-guided surgical systems, semiconductor devices for high speed computer processors and flash memory assemblies, manufacturing techniques for a wide variety of semiconductor devices, liquid crystal displays, portable electronic devices, software applications and software-based control systems, micro-electrical mechanical systems (MEMS), electrical circuits, and mechanical assemblies.

Ken has successfully secured patent protection on behalf of clients ranging in size from individual inventors to multi-billion dollar, international corporations. He also counsels clients, prepares patent opinions and prepares and prosecutes trademark applications.

Prior to joining the firm, Ken was employed as a control/application engineer for Rockwell Automation (Reliance Electric) and Emerson Drive Solutions, with extensive experience in tire and rubber, crane and hoist and paper converting applications.



Work Experience


Control Techniques (1996-2001) - Senior Controls Engineer

Rockwell Automation/Reliance Electric (1988-1996) - Controls Engineer


Professional Memberships

Cleveland Intellectual Property Law Association