Law Office of Michael Antone, LLC

Law Office of Michael Antone, LLC

The Law Office of Michael Antone, LLC is an intellectual property law firm specializing in protecting our clients intellectual assets using patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, and business transactions.

Firm Overview

The Law Office of Michael Antone, LLC is an intellectual property law firm specializing in patents, trademarks, and business transactions involving intellectual property.

Michael Antone is a Registered US Patent Attorney with over twenty years experience in large law firm, corporate, and venture capital environments in the area of intellectual property and business operations counseling. Mr. Antone is also a Professional Engineer in Pennsylvania. Mr. Antone's practice focuses on patent preparation and prosecution, opinion and transactional work, and business litigation and operations counseling.

Prior to forming the office, Mr. Antone was a partner at Grande Ventures, LLC, a private venture capital fund that invested in a various hardware and software technologies including automation and controls, parallel and virtual computing software, radar, combustion technology, mobile phone technology, and optical communications. He served as a board member for several of the portfolio companies and as CEO for the automation and controls company during a management transition.

As Chief Intellectual Property Counsel with Corvis Corporation, a venture-funded telecom equipment start-up that went public and was later acquired by Level 3 Communications (LVLT), Mr. Antone managed all aspects of intellectual property for the company including patent preparation & prosecution, patent litigation, licensing, transactions, opinions and was part of the executive team. During his time at Corvis, he was also promoted to Senior Vice President of Research & Development and Manufacturing, in addition to his role as Chief Intellectual Property Counsel.

Mr. Antone was a patent attorney with the law firm of Kirkpatrick & Lockhart (now K&L Gates), where his practice focused on patent and trademark preparation and prosecution, opinions, and transactions, and litigation support, working in areas such as software, metallurgy, material science, semiconductor manufacturing, optics, optical communications, medical devices, and mechanical systems.

Mr. Antone was a senior engineer at Westinghouse Electric Corporation, where he developed mathematical models and software to perform power system thermal hydraulic and material performance analysis and predictive modeling. He and his colleagues received the Westinghouse Signature of Excellence award for this work, which resulted in the savings of millions of dollars each year in operational downtime.

Mr. Antone has a J.D. degree from Duquesne University and a M.S. degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Pittsburgh.

Mr. Antone is a registered patent attorney with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. He is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and in the US Western District of Pennsylvania.

Main Office

Main Office
P. O. Box 211
West Friendship MD 21794

Phone

(443) 838-9510

Fees

Free Initial Consultation?

30 minute

Services Offered For Fixed Fees?

Trademark applications & searches Copyright registrations

Office Information

Office Hours

9-5 US Eastern Time

Office Manager

Michael Antone

Emergency After Hours

Yes

Languages Spoken

English

Intellectual Property

The Law Office of Michael Antone, LLC is an intellectual property law firm specializing in patents, trademarks, and business transactions involving intellectual property.

The Law Office of Michael Antone, LLC is an intellectual property law firm specializing in patents, trademarks, and business transactions involving intellectual property.

Patents

The Law Office of Michael Antone, LLC is an intellectual property law firm specializing in patents, trademarks, and business transactions involving intellectual property.

The Law Office of Michael Antone, LLC is an intellectual property law firm specializing in patents, trademarks, and business transactions involving intellectual property.

Michael Antone

Law Office of Michael Antone, LLC

Michael Antone is a Registered US Patent Attorney with over twenty years experience in large law firm, corporate, and venture capital environments in the area of intellectual property and business operations counseling. Mr. Antone is also a Professional Engineer in Pennsylvania. Mr. Antone's practice focuses on patent preparation and prosecution, opinion and transactional work, and business litigation and operations counseling.

Prior to forming the office, Mr. Antone was a partner at Grande Ventures, LLC, a private venture capital fund that invested in a various hardware and software technologies including automation and controls, parallel and virtual computing software, radar, combustion technology, mobile phone technology, and optical communications. He served as a board member for several of the portfolio companies and as CEO for the automation and controls company during a management transition.

As Chief Intellectual Property Counsel with Corvis Corporation, a venture-funded telecom equipment start-up that went public and was later acquired by Level 3 Communications (LVLT), Mr. Antone managed all aspects of intellectual property for the company including patent preparation & prosecution, patent litigation, licensing, transactions, opinions and was part of the executive team. During his time at Corvis, he was also promoted to Senior Vice President of Research & Development and Manufacturing, in addition to his role as Chief Intellectual Property Counsel.

Mr. Antone was a patent attorney with the law firm of Kirkpatrick & Lockhart (now K&L Gates), where his practice focused on patent and trademark preparation and prosecution, opinions, and transactions, and litigation support, working in areas such as software, metallurgy, material science, semiconductor manufacturing, optics, optical communications, medical devices, and mechanical systems.

Mr. Antone was a senior engineer at Westinghouse Electric Corporation, where he developed mathematical models and software to perform power system thermal hydraulic and material performance analysis and predictive modeling. He and his colleagues received the Westinghouse Signature of Excellence award for this work, which resulted in the savings of millions of dollars each year in operational downtime.

Mr. Antone has a J.D. degree from Duquesne University and a M.S. degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Pittsburgh.

Mr. Antone is a registered patent attorney with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. He is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and in the US Western District of Pennsylvania.

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