John J. Dresch, Esq.
Principal / Patent Attorney
Commonwealth of Virginia
District of Columbia
Registered To Practice Before U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
Supreme Court of the United States
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
Supreme Court of Virginia
District of Columbia Court of Appeals
Lehigh University (BS Mechanical Engineering)
University of New Hampshire School of Law (Juris Doctor)
(formerly Franklin Pierce Law Center)
American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA)
American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
Mr. Dresch primarily focuses his practice on mechanical, electrical, electro-mechanical, computer hardware/software, business method, and design patent preparation and prosecution. He has drafted and prosecuted patent and trademark applications for various major corporations, both domestic and international.
Mr. Dresch has experience in various aspects of intellectual property law including U.S. and foreign patent prosecution, reexamination, and reissue.
Mr. Dresch works directly with corporate IP counsel, start-up companies, and individual inventors to advise them on establishing, developing and maintaining their patent and trademark portfolios.
Mr. Dresch has expertise in preparing legal opinions for various major corporations regarding issues of patent infringement and patent validity, and has counseled corporations on how to avoid infringement of various patents.