Nwamu, P.C. focuses
on the acquisition and management of patents and trademarks
for individual inventors, VC-backed startups and established
corporations. Outstanding IP protection has been procured for
many of our client innovations. Since 1998, our principal
attorney Fidel D. Nwamu has provided critical patent
protection to numerous clients having drafted and prosecuted
numerous patent applications.
Most recently, he
was In-House Counsel at Canon, Inc. in Silicon Valley. Prior
to that, Mr. Nwamu worked in San Francisco for Townsend and
Townsend and Crew, one of the largest intellectual property
firms in the country, where he played a significant role in
the acquisition of patents and in the development of patent
strategies for companies. Mr. Nwamu also worked in
Philadelphia for Akin Gump, one of the largest litigation law
firms where he played critical roles in providing litigation
support and counseling to various companies. Prior to
becoming an Attorney, Mr. Nwamu also consulted as a Software
Engineer for Sunoco, a major oil corporation.
Mr. Nwamu has an
Electrical Engineering degree from Temple University and his
Law degree from Villanova University located in the
Philadelphia suburbs. He is admitted to the U.S. Patent Bar
and the PA bar. Mr. Nwamu also published an article relating
to proper drafting of means plus function claims: Does Your
Claim Conform to Means-Plus-Function Format under Section 112,
Paragraph Six?: O.I. Corp. v. Tekmar Co., 6 J. Intell. Prop.
L. 189 (1999). Nwamu, P.C. uses such ?means-plus-function?
techniques and other claim drafting methods to provide
remarkably solid patent protection for client innovations. Our
patent applications are also drafted with the intention of
withstanding any asserted litigation.
Nwamu P.C. continues to play crucial roles in
providing effective client patent protection and our firm
remains on the leading edge of technological