Sughrue Mion is pleased to announce that two of its associates have been elected to the partnership. Miku Mehta and Stuart Lee will join the partnership effective January 1, 2008.
Mr. Mehta works in the firm's Tokyo office. His area of focus includes technology fields such as computer software and hardware, networks, Internet-related applications, optics, mechanical engineering, business processes and medical devices. His area of legal focus is the preparation of new patent applications, the prosecution of patent applications before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, and Appeals to the U.S. Board of Patent Appeals and Interferences. He has also prepared opinions in the areas of patentability, infringement and product clearance.
Mr. Lee works out of the DC office. His practice includes the preparation and prosecution of patent applications relating to the mechanical and electrical arts. In addition, Stuart speaks fluent Korean.
Sughrue Mion, PLLC, is based in Washington, DC with offices in Silicon Valley and Tokyo. It is one of the largest firms in the US practicing solely in the field of intellectual property.