John C. Laurence

Founding Partner


John C. Laurence received his B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Polytechnic University and his J.D. from New York Law School. He is a member of the New York State Bar, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (Patent Bar), and the District Court of the Southern District of New York.

John has experience in many facets of intellectual property law, including the preparation, prosecution, and enforcement of trademarks, patents, and copyrights. John has helped individuals and businesses identify, develop, and enforce their intellectual property rights.

John has prepared and prosecuted patent applications across various technologies and has practiced before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board. John has experience with the filling and prosecuting of trademark applications and with trademark opposition and cancellation proceeding before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. John also has experience with the registration and enforcement of copyrights.

John has developed and maintained national and international intellectual property portfolios.

Before becoming an attorney, John worked as an electrical and computer engineer primarily in the broadcast and video production industries.