David Vanik is a registered patent attorney specializing in patent prosecution and counseling, post grant procedures before the United States Patent and Trademark Office (“USPTO”), and patent portfolio strategy in the chemical and biotechnology arts. David enjoys the technological nature of practicing patent law and takes pride in assisting clients from around the globe in achieving their respective legal and business objectives.
David has over ten years of law firm experience and has worked on a wide-range of patent prosecution matters and USPTO post grant proceedings. For example, David was part of a team that successfully defended a high revenue product from a third-party patent challenge in a complex Inter-Partes Review (“IPR”) proceeding that also involved a co-pending reissue and supplemental examination. In addition to IPR experience, David has significant experience in additional USPTO post grant proceedings, for example, a Post Grant Review, ex parte and inter-partes reexamination proceedings, reissue proceedings, and a supplemental examination.