Leonard Giannone strategically guides clients by focusing on virtually all aspects of their intellectual property, with an emphasis on patent portfolio management and development. As a counselor, he draws on his legal experience and technical knowledge to provide business value.
Leonard is skilled in preparing and prosecuting patent applications related to a wide range of technologies, including optical devices, control systems, acoustics, wireless communications, user interfaces, mobile applications, medical devices, gas turbine engines, electro-mechanical devices, industrial processes, and device housings.
Leonard’s practice further includes rendering legal opinions on patentability, patent validity, and freedom-to-operate. He is adept at preparing and prosecuting design patent applications and in guiding foreign patent procurement.
Prior to practicing law, Leonard spent several years as a patent examiner with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), during which time he examined patent applications involving audio signal processing hardware and software.
Articles in the National Law Review database by Leonard Giannone