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Patents


The patent was developed to protect an inventor’s interest in his/her intellectual property.

Trademarks


A symbol, word or words that are legally registered or established by use as representing a company or product.

Copyrights


The exclusive legal right given by the government to the originator of a film, literary record, artistic or musical material.


Your idea is safe with me.

When you’re ready to grow your concept into something bigger, you need an attorney who will help build your business every step of the way, who will be there to answer your questions. You need an attorney who understands the business of invention. More than just getting you a patent, trademark or copyright, Lesley Wallerstein is your startup’s idea counsel.

Educated at MIT and trained at the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office, I have the technical and legal skills to get the job done right.

Flat fees for many services mean no hidden costs and no counting minutes on the clock when you need advice.

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If you want a patent or trademark attorney who does more, call Lesley for an appointment today.


Latest News

A New “Slant” on Disparaging Trademarks

Portland, Oregon based rock band The Slants won back the right to trademark their name. The U.S. Patent & Trademark Office had denied Simon Tam and his Asian-American bandmates a trademark on grounds it disparages that ethnic group. Tam appealed[...]

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One–and done! Utility patent allowed in 9 months flat.

There is good news for one of my patent clients this week. His utility patent application for a consumer home-décor product was allowed nine months after we filed. No rejections, no amendments–just a Notice of Allowance. I have older patent[...]

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New Merchandise Mart / River North location now open!

Can I be in two places at once? Yes! I’ve just opened a second location at Chicago’s uber (not Uber) tech hub Merchandise Mart. I’m really there and just down the hall from 1871 and Matter, and steps from the[...]

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