“My goal as a patent attorney is to not only protect the firm’s clients’ innovation, but to also understand their business and objectives to effectively represent all their interests.”
120 South LaSalle Street|
Chicago, IL 60603VCard
Irfan Hassam-Malani is a registered patent attorney who assists clients with patent preparation and prosecution, product clearance, legal opinions, and global intellectual property portfolio management and transactions. In addition, he supports litigation teams through research and document preparation.
Irfan primarily works with large global manufacturers in the consumer electronics, telecommunications, chemicals/chemical engineering, and food/agricultural sciences industries.
While attending the University of Illinois College of Law, Irfan worked at the trademark clinic where he represented five start-up companies. He also served as a judicial extern for the Honorable Robert E. Gordon of the Illinois Appellate Court for the First District.
Manages extensive global patent portfolio and application strategy for worldwide leader in aviation technology.
Analyzes prior art and prepares invalidity/non-infringement clearance opinions for global food company.
Assists in the drafting of infringement claim charts, legal research for preparing of expert reports and in pre-trial discovery processes for telecommunication patent owners.