The Iwashko Law Firm, PLLC

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The Iwashko Law Firm, PLLC

The Iwashko Law Firm specializes in intellectual property matters, such as patents, trademarks, and copyrights, and also provides other legal services, such as civil litigation, criminal defense, estate planning, immigration, and paymaster services.

This lawyer is licensed to practice in District of Columbia and has no record of discipline from the District of Columbia bar association. *

The Iwashko Law Firm, PLLC

The Iwashko Law Firm, PLLC

Open for Business
Offers Video Calls

The Iwashko Law Firm specializes in intellectual property matters, such as patents, trademarks, and copyrights, and also provides other legal services, such as civil litigation, criminal defense, estate planning, immigration, and paymaster services.

This lawyer is licensed to practice in District of Columbia and has no record of discipline from the District of Columbia bar association. *

Firm Overview

The Iwashko Law Firm was founded on October 2, 2015 by Lev Ivan Gabriel Iwashko. Mr. Iwashko's vision was to create a high-quality law firm that specializes in intellectual property matters (patents, trademarks, and copyrights), while also providing legal services in other practice areas (i.e., civil litigation, criminal defense, estate planning, immigration, etc.). As a result, since 2015, the Iwashko Law Firm has drafted over 400 patent applications, filed over 200 trademark applications, won hundreds of thousands of dollars in compensatory awards for our clients, and experienced a myriad of other successful legal outcomes.

Main Office

Main Office
1250 Connecticut Ave NW
Suite 7
Washington, DC 20036

Phone

(202) 441-5043

Fees
Free Initial Consultation?

Yes

Services Offered For Fixed Fees?

I typically charge fixed fees (which vary based on the type of project) for the following services: - Patent Drafting and Filing - Contract Drafting - Patentability Searches/Legal Opinions - Trademark Filing - Trademark Searches/Legal Opinions - Estate Planning (Wills/Trusts) - Paymaster Services - Immigration Cases

Hourly Rates

$200-$400, depending on the type of legal service required

Office Information
Office Hours

8AM - 8PM EST

Emergency After Hours

Yes

Languages Spoken

English, Spanish, Ukrainian, Russian

Patents

The Iwashko Law Firm has drafted and filed hundreds of patents in various technologies, some of which include, Computer Hardware, Phone Apps/Software, Mechanical devices, Electronics, Biomedical devices, Medicine, A.I., Automotive, and Apparel

Lev Iwashko and the other patent attorneys at The Iwashko Law Firm have helped countless clients obtain their patents. Over the years, Mr. Iwashko has developed a patent-strategy and methodology that saves clients both time and money, while expediting the prosecution of a patent application at the USPTO.

All of the patent attorneys at The Iwashko Law Firm are former USPTO Patent Examiners, and therefore know how to provide thorough and all-inclusive patentability searches, as well as how to negotiate for retention of broad patent claim language.

We would be more than happy to discuss your invention, as well as describe the steps/measures that I would take in helping you secure your intellectual property rights.

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

The Iwashko Law Firm is a very hands-on law firm that always keeps lines of communication open. We believe in striving for excellence in every aspect of the legal process, including explaining our methodology to our clients, expediting all projects and cases, and creating accurate and high-quality documents. Our unique specialization and knowledge is geared towards helping new business owners through the entire process of starting a company while protecting all required intellectual property, without having to go to multiple law firms. As such, The Iwashko Law Firm can help you to develop your product/idea, create all required documents/contracts, set up your business, plan your estate, and represent you in litigation if the need arises.

The Iwashko Law Firm, PLLC
Lev Iwashko

Mr. Iwashko is an attorney who focuses his intellectual property practice on patents, trademarks, and copyrights, and also provides legal representation and services in various other fields of law. Mr. Iwashko has over a decade of intellectual property law related experience, and has represented clients by drafting patent applications and prosecuting patents directed toward a myriad of different technological fields, including, but not limited to, computer hardware, software, circuit design, image forming apparatuses, medical devices, chemistry, biomedical technology, pharmaceuticals, mechanical devices, semiconductors, databases, micro-electromechanical systems, communication devices/systems, amplifiers, optical devices, and switches.

Prior to becoming a registered patent attorney, Mr. Iwashko worked as a Patent Examiner at the USPTO, where he examined patents focused on Computer Memory, Storage and Control. While at the USPTO, Mr. Iwashko received the Special Achievement Award within his first 10 months of employment.

Furthermore, Mr. Iwashko was the first student who graduated from the Johns Hopkins University/Goucher College 3/2 Engineering Program with a triple-degree, after which he worked at International Business Machines (IBM) as an Engineering Consultant in the Government Sector. At IBM, Mr. Iwashko presented solutions for various projects contracted by ARMY, the IRS, and the DoD DLA, programmed code for hardware, software, web-pages, and databases, as well as wrote business proposals, priced application ventures for clients, and acted as a liaison between the engineers and the sales staff.

Also, Mr. Iwashko speaks Ukrainian, Spanish, and Russian, and is a member of the American Bar Association, the Maryland Bar Association, and the American Intellectual Property Law Association.

Education

The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law
Juris Doctor, 2011

Johns Hopkins University
B.S. in Electrical Engineering and B.S. in Computer Engineering, 2004

Goucher College
B.A. in Computer Science, 2003

The Iwashko Law Firm, PLLC
Lev Iwashko

Mr. Iwashko is an attorney who focuses his intellectual property practice on patents, trademarks, and copyrights, and also provides legal representation and services in various other fields of law. Mr. Iwashko has over a decade of intellectual property law related experience, and has represented clients by drafting patent applications and prosecuting patents directed toward a myriad of different technological fields, including, but not limited to, computer hardware, software, circuit design, image forming apparatuses, medical devices, chemistry, biomedical technology, pharmaceuticals, mechanical devices, semiconductors, databases, micro-electromechanical systems, communication devices/systems, amplifiers, optical devices, and switches.

Prior to becoming a registered patent attorney, Mr. Iwashko worked as a Patent Examiner at the USPTO, where he examined patents focused on Computer Memory, Storage and Control. While at the USPTO, Mr. Iwashko received the Special Achievement Award within his first 10 months of employment.

Furthermore, Mr. Iwashko was the first student who graduated from the Johns Hopkins University/Goucher College 3/2 Engineering Program with a triple-degree, after which he worked at International Business Machines (IBM) as an Engineering Consultant in the Government Sector. At IBM, Mr. Iwashko presented solutions for various projects contracted by ARMY, the IRS, and the DoD DLA, programmed code for hardware, software, web-pages, and databases, as well as wrote business proposals, priced application ventures for clients, and acted as a liaison between the engineers and the sales staff.

Also, Mr. Iwashko speaks Ukrainian, Spanish, and Russian, and is a member of the American Bar Association, the Maryland Bar Association, and the American Intellectual Property Law Association.

Education

The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law Juris Doctor, 2011


Johns Hopkins University B.S. in Electrical Engineering and B.S. in Computer Engineering, 2004


Goucher College B.A. in Computer Science, 2003


Firm Overview

The Iwashko Law Firm was founded on October 2, 2015 by Lev Ivan Gabriel Iwashko. Mr. Iwashko's vision was to create a high-quality law firm that specializes in intellectual property matters (patents, trademarks, and copyrights), while also providing legal services in other practice areas (i.e., civil litigation, criminal defense, estate planning, immigration, etc.). As a result, since 2015, the Iwashko Law Firm has drafted over 400 patent applications, filed over 200 trademark applications, won hundreds of thousands of dollars in compensatory awards for our clients, and experienced a myriad of other successful legal outcomes.

Main Office

Main Office
1250 Connecticut Ave NW
Suite 7
Washington, DC 20036

Phone

(202) 441-5043

Fees
Free Initial Consultation?

Yes

Services Offered For Fixed Fees?

I typically charge fixed fees (which vary based on the type of project) for the following services: - Patent Drafting and Filing - Contract Drafting - Patentability Searches/Legal Opinions - Trademark Filing - Trademark Searches/Legal Opinions - Estate Planning (Wills/Trusts) - Paymaster Services - Immigration Cases

Hourly Rates

$200-$400, depending on the type of legal service required

Office Information
Office Hours

8AM - 8PM EST

Emergency After Hours

Yes

Languages Spoken

English, Spanish, Ukrainian, Russian

Patents

The Iwashko Law Firm has drafted and filed hundreds of patents in various technologies, some of which include, Computer Hardware, Phone Apps/Software, Mechanical devices, Electronics, Biomedical devices, Medicine, A.I., Automotive, and Apparel

Lev Iwashko and the other patent attorneys at The Iwashko Law Firm have helped countless clients obtain their patents. Over the years, Mr. Iwashko has developed a patent-strategy and methodology that saves clients both time and money, while expediting the prosecution of a patent application at the USPTO.

All of the patent attorneys at The Iwashko Law Firm are former USPTO Patent Examiners, and therefore know how to provide thorough and all-inclusive patentability searches, as well as how to negotiate for retention of broad patent claim language.

We would be more than happy to discuss your invention, as well as describe the steps/measures that I would take in helping you secure your intellectual property rights.

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

The Iwashko Law Firm is a very hands-on law firm that always keeps lines of communication open. We believe in striving for excellence in every aspect of the legal process, including explaining our methodology to our clients, expediting all projects and cases, and creating accurate and high-quality documents. Our unique specialization and knowledge is geared towards helping new business owners through the entire process of starting a company while protecting all required intellectual property, without having to go to multiple law firms. As such, The Iwashko Law Firm can help you to develop your product/idea, create all required documents/contracts, set up your business, plan your estate, and represent you in litigation if the need arises.

The Iwashko Law Firm, PLLC
Lev Iwashko

Mr. Iwashko is an attorney who focuses his intellectual property practice on patents, trademarks, and copyrights, and also provides legal representation and services in various other fields of law. Mr. Iwashko has over a decade of intellectual property law related experience, and has represented clients by drafting patent applications and prosecuting patents directed toward a myriad of different technological fields, including, but not limited to, computer hardware, software, circuit design, image forming apparatuses, medical devices, chemistry, biomedical technology, pharmaceuticals, mechanical devices, semiconductors, databases, micro-electromechanical systems, communication devices/systems, amplifiers, optical devices, and switches.

Prior to becoming a registered patent attorney, Mr. Iwashko worked as a Patent Examiner at the USPTO, where he examined patents focused on Computer Memory, Storage and Control. While at the USPTO, Mr. Iwashko received the Special Achievement Award within his first 10 months of employment.

Furthermore, Mr. Iwashko was the first student who graduated from the Johns Hopkins University/Goucher College 3/2 Engineering Program with a triple-degree, after which he worked at International Business Machines (IBM) as an Engineering Consultant in the Government Sector. At IBM, Mr. Iwashko presented solutions for various projects contracted by ARMY, the IRS, and the DoD DLA, programmed code for hardware, software, web-pages, and databases, as well as wrote business proposals, priced application ventures for clients, and acted as a liaison between the engineers and the sales staff.

Also, Mr. Iwashko speaks Ukrainian, Spanish, and Russian, and is a member of the American Bar Association, the Maryland Bar Association, and the American Intellectual Property Law Association.

Education

The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law
Juris Doctor, 2011

Johns Hopkins University
B.S. in Electrical Engineering and B.S. in Computer Engineering, 2004

Goucher College
B.A. in Computer Science, 2003

The Iwashko Law Firm, PLLC
Lev Iwashko

Mr. Iwashko is an attorney who focuses his intellectual property practice on patents, trademarks, and copyrights, and also provides legal representation and services in various other fields of law. Mr. Iwashko has over a decade of intellectual property law related experience, and has represented clients by drafting patent applications and prosecuting patents directed toward a myriad of different technological fields, including, but not limited to, computer hardware, software, circuit design, image forming apparatuses, medical devices, chemistry, biomedical technology, pharmaceuticals, mechanical devices, semiconductors, databases, micro-electromechanical systems, communication devices/systems, amplifiers, optical devices, and switches.

Prior to becoming a registered patent attorney, Mr. Iwashko worked as a Patent Examiner at the USPTO, where he examined patents focused on Computer Memory, Storage and Control. While at the USPTO, Mr. Iwashko received the Special Achievement Award within his first 10 months of employment.

Furthermore, Mr. Iwashko was the first student who graduated from the Johns Hopkins University/Goucher College 3/2 Engineering Program with a triple-degree, after which he worked at International Business Machines (IBM) as an Engineering Consultant in the Government Sector. At IBM, Mr. Iwashko presented solutions for various projects contracted by ARMY, the IRS, and the DoD DLA, programmed code for hardware, software, web-pages, and databases, as well as wrote business proposals, priced application ventures for clients, and acted as a liaison between the engineers and the sales staff.

Also, Mr. Iwashko speaks Ukrainian, Spanish, and Russian, and is a member of the American Bar Association, the Maryland Bar Association, and the American Intellectual Property Law Association.

Education

The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law Juris Doctor, 2011


Johns Hopkins University B.S. in Electrical Engineering and B.S. in Computer Engineering, 2004


Goucher College B.A. in Computer Science, 2003


This lawyer is licensed to practice in District of Columbia and has no record of discipline from the District of Columbia bar association. *

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This lawyer is licensed to practice in District of Columbia and has no record of discipline from the District of Columbia bar association. *

* Nolo has confirmed that every member attorney has a valid license and is in good standing with the state agency that licenses lawyers. Any past disbarments and suspensions (with possible exceptions for minor violations or nonpayment of dues, in our discretion) will be indicated accordingly in the badge. Member attorneys are required to notify Nolo immediately if they become the subject of any disciplinary action by any state licensing agency.