Paul D. Bianco, PhD

Paul D. Bianco, Ph.D. is a founding member of Fleit Intellectual Property Law, having joined the firm in 2001 when he moved to South Florida. His practice focuses on all aspects of patent and trademark law for clients including startups, the federal government, research universities, and large corporations. Although the firm does not litigate, Paul works closely with litigation counsel, consulting on patent and trademark matters. Paul also has extensive experience in patent appeals and post-grant proceedings before the USPTO’s Patent Trial and Appeal Board, and trademark appeals, oppositions, and cancellations before the USPTO’s Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. Before joining our firm, Paul was an associate with Pennie and Edmonds in Washington, DC. Prior to becoming a lawyer, Paul received a Ph.D. in bioengineering from the University of Pennsylvania and did post-doctoral research at the Food and Drug Administration.

Paul is an adjunct faculty member at two different universities and is a frequent lecturer to companies, universities, and organizations on intellectual property and related engineering issues.