Ahsan Shaikh serves as the head of McDermott’s Patent Prosecution practice. He focuses his practice on strategic patent portfolio management and client counseling for computer-related technology companies. Ahsan is regularly called upon to:

  • Determine whether a new feature, product or idea can and should be patented
  • Apply the latest in analytics to improve examination efficiency, increase positive outcomes and reduce cost associated with prosecuting a portfolio of patent applications at the USPTO
  • Create a bespoke and inclusive patent program for a company

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Ausgewählte Referenzmandate

  • Guided a cloud services company on patent prosecution during a $500M+ acquisition by a Fortune 100 multinational computer technology corporation
  • Advises a Fortune 50 technology company on strategic patent decisions
  • Counsels one of the world’s largest interactive gaming companies on patent strategy

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  • Intellectual Asset Management (IAM) Strategy 300, The World’s Leading IP Strategists, 2021
  • Intellectual Asset Management (IAM) Strategy 300 Global Leaders Guide, 2021
  • Intellectual Asset Management (IAM) Strategy 300, The World’s Leading IP Strategists, 2020
  • Décideurs Leaders League, Patent Prosecution, 2020

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University of Chicago Law School, JD, 2005
University of California – Berkeley, BA, Computer Science, 2002


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Ahsan A. Shaikh

Einblicke & Events / Medien

Webinar / Externe Vorträge / September 1, 2021

Virtual Event / Externe Vorträge / April 20, 2021

Webinar / Externe Vorträge / February 16, 2021

Webinar / Externe Vorträge / December 9, 2020

Webinar / Externe Vorträge / November 29, 2017

Chicago, Illinois / McDermott Event / January 31, 2017

Bloomberg BNA's Patent, Trademark & Copyright Journal / May 9, 2014