John Maldjian of boutique law firm Maldjian Law Group LLC joined Stevens & Lee in Bergen County and Princeton, bringing with him a team of patent and intellectual property professionals to work in the firm’s intellectual property practice.
Maldjian will co-chair the practice.
He and his team possess varied backgrounds in biology, physics, engineering, technology and computer science to better assist clients in those sectors to procure, monetize and protect their patents and other IP assets.
“The addition of John and his team provides us with patent capabilities that round out the services offered by our substantial and growing IP practice,” said Stevens & Lee Chief Executive Officer and President Ernie Choquette in a prepared statement. “We’re pleased to welcome them on board and look forward to the work we can do together to serve our clients.”
Maldjian is a registered patent attorney with the United States Patent and Trademark Office and an electrical engineer by training. His clients include both startups and Fortune 500 companies, and they span a range of technology and engineering sectors including electro-mechanical, software, telecommunications, informatics, AI and sustainable energy technology, among others.
The team joining him includes IP specialist Lisa Bianco, William Connelly, of counsel Patrick Garret, of counsel Micah Goldsmith and of counsel Steven Plotkin.