Ani Agrawal is an experienced patent attorney at NK Patent Law, with a diverse background in patent prosecution, patent litigation, and related IP advising. His current practice focuses on patent and trademark prosecution before the United States Patent and Trademark Office and in foreign countries. Before obtaining his law degree, Mr. Agrawal worked in cryogenics research and taught organic chemistry for over 6 years at the University of Illinois Chemistry Department. Mr. Agrawal works as a chemical patent attorney, along with inventors across a spectrum of technologies. Previously, Mr. Agrawal spent 6 years involved in intellectual property litigation work for numerous corporations and universities across a wide spectrum of technologies, managing several attorneys in IP litigation matters. He regularly volunteers time with local entrepreneurial groups in both the Triangle and Charlotte.
Mr. Agrawal focuses his practice on helping clients build their patent and trademark portfolios by preparing, filing, and prosecuting chemical, biomedical and mechanical patent applications. In addition, Mr. Agrawal renders patentability, validity, and freedom-to-operate opinions and counsels clients on a variety of intellectual property issues. Mr. Agrawal also works with our trademarks and IP agreements groups.
- Volunteer, First Flight Venture Center
- Lecturer in Intellectual Property, North Carolina Central University School of Law (2012-2013)