Sughrue Mion Adds Former Administrative Patent Judge to DC Office

Mr. Stuart S. Levy, a former Administrative Patent Judge with the Board of Patent Appeals and Interferences, has joined Sughrue Mion as Of Counsel. Mr. Levy brings to the firm over 35 years of experience in ex parte patent proceedings. Prior to his appointment to the Board of Patent Appeals and Interferences, Mr. Levy was a Primary Patent Examiner and then a Supervisory Patent Examiner. While at the patent office, Mr. Levy was involved in a number of notable projects including his role as Chair of the MPEP Revision Committee, during which time a comprehensive revision of the MPEP was conducted.

Mr. Levy received his law degree from the George Mason University School of law, and his Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from the City College of New York.