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Marshall Honeyman is a registered patent attorney and a member of Avek IP, LLC. His deep experience in patent matters and focus on technology has led to long-term relationships with clients of all sizes.
Marshall’s practice focuses on advising high-technology clients in patent prosecution and infringement matters. His technology industry experience includes aircraft (e.g., business jets, VTOL, and other related aerospace technologies), automotive, computer software and hardware, LED systems and UV-C and other lighting technologies, missile guidance systems, network devices, oil and gas, optical systems and devices, power generation systems and equipment, and printed circuit board layouts.
Prior to joining Avek IP, Marshall worked in the United States Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO) as a patent examiner and then as an associate solicitor. He also previously served as a partner at an Am Law 200 firm. As an examiner, Marshall reviewed and acted on patent applications directed to, among other things, lighting arrangements and devices, computer display light guides, fiber optics, LED arrays, and complex automobile headlamp configurations.
As an associate solicitor at the USPTO, he handled lawsuits brought against the Office and acted as a lead attorney in ex parte appeals to the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. Additionally, he co-managed the section of attorneys responsible for litigating disciplinary actions against patent practitioners. His previous matters include defending the USPTO commissioner as lead briefing attorney in BlackLight Power Inc. v. Rogan, and he also litigated disciplinary complaints against patent practitioners on behalf of the Director of the USPTO Office of Enrollment and Discipline (OED). Given this background, he has successfully advised and defended numerous individuals and major law firms regarding the handling of OED complaints.