Michael Messinger

Michael Messinger

Michael Messinger is co-founder of Shami Messinger. Mike helps companies of all sizes create intellectual property strategies for protection and to enhance their freedom-to-operate in the computer, electronics and sustainable technologies practice areas. He works with company officers and engineers to identify patentable inventions and build strategic patent portfolios for their company's products and services. Mike helps companies navigate through inter partes review and reexamination. Mike received his JD degree from Georgetown University Law Center and a BS degree in Physics from Duke University. Mr. Messinger currently serves an adjunct professor of patent licensing at Georgetown Law.


Posts by Michael Messinger


Drawing Software Patent Drafting Guidance in 2021 from an Unlikely Source: the Federal Circuit

Since the Supreme Court’s Alice decision in 2014, inventors have faced extra hurdles trying to protect their software-related inventions with patents. A chief obstacle has been satisfying …
By Michael Messinger
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