Michael Leonard is the president and co-founding partner of LeonardPatel PC. His practice is focused on
intellectual property matters, particularly the procurement of patents in the fields of software and electronics. He has prosecuted patents for large corporations based
in the United States, Finland, Japan, Korea and Germany, procuring patents in numerous computer science and electrical engineering fields including various software
technologies, mobile telecommunications, optics, robotics, jet and rocket engine design and circuit fabrication, among others. Mr. Leonard has also provided patent
infringement analysis for a major microchip manufacturer in a large patent litigation matter. Prior to co-founding Leonard, Patel & Olson, Mr. Leonard practiced
intellectual property law with a large general practice firm and an intellectual property boutique in Northern Virginia and Washington, D.C., respectively.
Sheetal S. Patel
CFO and Co-Founding Partner - LeonardPatel PC
Sheetal Patel is the CFO and co-founding partner of LeonardPatel PC, where he focuses on patent prosecution and innovation counseling. As a patent attorney, Sheetal has
worked with domestic and international corporations to help procure patents in various fields involving software applications, electrical devices, business methods,
wireless communications and robotics. Prior to co-founding LeonardPatel PC, Sheetal practiced with a large general practice firm and an intellectual property boutique in
Northern Virginia and Washington, D.C., respectively.
Mr. Olson is a registered patent attorney that focuses his practice on helping high-tech companies secure intellectual property rights through patents, trademarks,
and copyrights. He has prepared and prosecuted hundreds of U.S. and international patent applications on behalf of many industry leaders and Fortune 500 Companies. He
has extensive experience with various fields of technology such as computer hardware and software, network and data storage devices, semiconductors, telecommunication
systems, medical and mechanical devices, automotive systems, robotics, and energy production and conservation systems. He has also advised clients on issues such as
patent protection strategies, patent portfolio management, patent enforcement, and patent infringement. In collaboration with non-U.S. attorneys, he has also managed
the prosecution of several international patent families with applications in countries and regions such as Europe, China, India, Japan, Canada and Mexico.