Lennie A. Bersh

Lennie A. Bersh

Of Counsel

Lennie A. Bersh is of counsel in the Intellectual Property & Technology Practice of the firm's New Jersey office. Lennie is experienced in patent prosecution, litigation, licensing and opinion work in the financial and business methods, computer software, medical devices, pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and mechanical art areas.

Concentrations

  • Legal
    • Intellectual property counsel
    • Patent portfolio management
    • Prosecution of patent applications
    • Patent litigation
  • Technical
    • Financial products and systems
    • Business methods and industrial controls: computer software; Internet based systems and methods; search engine technology; database management
    • Chemical/pharmaceutical compounds
    • Mechanical and electrical devices

Capabilities

Experience

  • Prior to his legal career, Lennie was a research associate and data manager in clinical trials for HIV treatment therapies and neuromuscular disorders at Mount Sinai and Beth Israel Medical Centers for four years.

Recognition & Leadership

  • Member, Winning Team, New Jersey Law Journal’s "General Litigation Department of the Year" award, 2013
  • Team Member, Lexology’s Client Choice Award USA & Canada, United States: New Jersey, 2013
  • Featured, "Business Basics Workshop Series" Baruch College, The New York Times, June 4, 2006
  • Member, American Intellectual Property Law Association
  • Instructor, Baruch College, Fields Center for Small Businesses, 2006 and 2011 

Credentials

Education
  • LL.M., Intellectual Property, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University, 2004
  • J.D., cum laude, New York Law School, 2003
  • M.B.A., Honors Program, Zicklin School of Business, City University of New York at Baruch College, 2003
  • M.A., Biological Sciences, Hunter College, 2000
  • B.A., Biology, New York University, 1997
Admissions
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
Languages
  • Russian, Fluent