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Paul Harrity

is a patent attorney with Harrity & Harrity, LLP. Paul started his career in patent law in 1991 as a Patent Examiner with the United States Patent and Trademark Office, examining patent applications in the areas of computer hardware and database systems. Prior to founding Harrity & Harrity, LLP in 1999, Paul worked as a patent agent and later as an associate at the law firm of Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, L.L.P. Prior to joining the Patent Office, Paul gained valuable industry experience as a troubleshooter at IBM and a design engineer at General Dynamics.

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Recent Articles by Paul Harrity

Top Patent Law Firms for 2017

We compiled a list of the top patent firms that are ranked based on the total number of U.S. utility patents that issued in 2017 where the patent firms were listed on the front of the utility patents. We have included only patent firms that have obtained at least 50 utility patents. We made an attempt to correct for typographical errors. We did not eliminate company legal departments from the list.

Top Patent Firms for 2016

A list of the top patent firms that are ranked based on the total number of U.S. utility patents that issued in 2016 where the patent firms were listed on the front of the utility patents. We have included only patent firms that have obtained at least 50 utility patents. We made an attempt to correct for typographical errors. We did not eliminate company legal departments from the list.

Top Patent Firms for 2015

We compiled a list of the top patent firms, which are ranked based on the total number of U.S. utility patents that issued in 2015 where the patent firms were listed on the front of the utility patents. We have included only patent firms that have obtained at least 50 utility patents. We made an attempt to correct for typographical errors. We did not eliminate company legal departments from the list.