Steve's practice includes prosecuting U.S. and foreign patent applications in the mechanical, electrical, computer, and materials science arts, including inventions in the fields of semiconductor devices, manufacturing systems, liquid crystal display circuits, medical devices, business methods, and computer hardware and software. Steve also devotes a significant amount of time to preparing infringement and validity opinions, client counseling, and patent litigation. Steve provides litigation support and infringement/validity analysis for various technologies such as electrophotographic reproduction systems, digital cameras and medical equipment.
• Steve's practice currently focuses on obtaining and enforcing patents in the mechanical, electrical, and computer arts.
•Recent work includes substantial preparation of infringement and invalidity opinions for a major multinational consumer electronics firm, and patent prosecution for a prominent semiconductor packaging company.
•Steve has argued successfully before the U.S. Board of Patent Appeals and Interferences.
•Steve's practice also extends to several foreign jurisdictions and intellectual property organizations, and to servicing clients abroad with various intellectual property matters.
Before Edwards Wildman
After attending law school, Steve was a Patent Examiner at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, where he examined patent applications in the fields of manufacturing and packaging systems and methods.
Besides Edwards Wildman
In his free time, Steve is an avid sports fan and enjoys running, skiing and travel.
Client Advisory -
Client Advisory - Obama Signs U.S. Patent Reform into Law
September 16, 2011 publication
Intellectual Property Bulletin - Fall 2009
Fall 2009 publication
Intellectual Property Bulletin - Spring 2009
Spring 2009 publication
Intellectual Property Bulletin - Winter 2009
Winter 2009 publication
USPTO Update - Autumn 2008
Autumn 2008 publication
Intellectual Property Bulletin - Autumn 2008
Autumn 2008 publication
Intellectual Property Bulletin - Summer/Fall 2007
Summer/Fall 2007 publication
Intellectual Property Bulletin - Spring 2007
April 17, 2007 publication
Intellectual Property Bulletin - Fall/Winter 2006
December 21, 2006 publication
Ten Attorneys Admitted As Partners of Edwards Angell Palmer & Dodge
January 2, 2007