Peter C. Michalos

Of Counsel
pmichalos@collenip.com

Peter C. Michalos counsels and represents U.S. and global clients on all aspects of developing and protecting utility and design patent portfolios.  He is a registered patent attorney with more than 35 years’ experience preparing and filing U.S. patent applications; handling patent interference, reissue and reexamination proceedings before the U.S. Patent Office; and counseling clients on issues of patentability, validity, freedom to operate, and infringement avoidance.  Peter also provides strategic counseling on patent litigation matters.

Professional Leadership

Mr. Michalos is active in the American Bar Association’s Section of Intellectual Property Law and in the New York Intellectual Property Law Association.  He is also a member of Phi Delta Phi (International Legal Honor Society) and professional groups of engineers, including the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers – Life Member (IEEE) and the National Electrical Engineering Honor Society.

Bar Admissions
  • New York State
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (Registered Patent Attorney)
Education

Mr. Michalos is a graduate of New York University (B.E., Electrical Engineering) and New York Law School (J.D.).