Attorney at Law
Patent Bar, VA, DC, NJ
He entered the intellectual property law field in 2006 as a Patent Examiner with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Steve then joined a large, leading IP law firm as a patent agent and then as an attorney. He has over a decade of law firm experience and in-house IP counsel experience.
- Design Patent
- Non-Provisional Patent
- Patent Consults
- Patent Search
- Provisional Patent
- Response to USPTO Office Action (Patent)
- Other Patent Matter
- Copyright Registration
- Response to USPTO Office Action (Trademark)
- Trademark Registration
- Trademark Search
- Other Trademark & Copyright Matter
"Steve added value throughout the entire patent process, from provisional to non-provisional, responding to the USPTO, and through to published patent. His ability to communicate candidly and translate ideas to strong claims resulted in solid IP protection."
"Outstanding work. Steve captured the concept of the invention and the write up and figures were right on."
STEPHEN L. KEEFE LLC
Jun 2019 - Present
Drafting and prosecution of U.S. and international patent and trademark applications; client counseling regarding patent, trademark, copyright and trade secret matters; global IP acquisition
SIGMA LAW GROUP
Nov 2017 - May 2019
Drafting and prosecution of U.S. and international patent applications; client counseling regarding patent matters and global IP acquisition
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY COUNSEL
Aug 2015 - Oct 2017
Management and responsibility for all IP matters of a major medical device business unit
RABIN AND BERDO, P.C.
Jul 2011 - Jul 2015
Drafting and prosecution of U.S. and international patent applications; client counseling regarding patent portfolio management and IP transactional matters
ASSOCIATE AND PATENT AGENT
Jun 2007 - Jun 2011
Drafting, prosecution, and enforcement of U.S. and international patent applications; client counseling regarding patent portfolio management and IP contractual matters