Contacting the author
The Photonics Patents™ blog is the personal blog of Bruce S. Itchkawitz, Ph.D., a patent attorney at Knobbe, Martens, Olson & Bear, LLP (Knobbe Martens) in their Orange County office.
Bruce conducts a client counseling practice (e.g., strategic patent procurement and prosecution, general counseling on infringement and licensing issues, and IP due diligence studies) and specializes in various complex technologies, including optics and photonics.
Bruce has a Ph.D. in Physics from Univ. of Pennsylvania and a B.S. in Engineering Physics from Lehigh University. Prior to joining Knobbe Martens, Bruce was a research physicist, primarily working in the area of experimental solid-state physics, studying surface physics.
Bruce can be contacted via:
• Email: bruce “dot” itchkawitz ”at” knobbe “dot” com;
• Phone: 949-760-0404;
• Twitter: @Itchkawitz; or
• Submitting a comment to this page (comments are moderated by Bruce, so a submitted comment won’t be visible on the blog).
Of course, contacting Bruce does not establish an attorney-client relationship with Bruce or with his firm. Such a relationship can only be established after Bruce and his firm have determined that they are willing and able to accept the engagement and have entered into a written engagement agreement.
Also, please do not send any confidential information to Bruce. Information communicated to Bruce through the channels listed above may not be treated as confidential, secret or otherwise be protected from disclosure. Bruce and his firm will not be precluded from representing parties adverse to you in any matter.