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Jeffrey C. Wilk

Apogee Law Group P.C.
100 Spectrum Drive
Suite 900, PMB#9-231
Irvine, CA 92618​

Jeff is a founder of the firm and well-seasoned intellectual property attorney with over 33 years of experience in the practice of law. His practice currently focuses on the preparation and prosecution of patent applications, mainly in the areas of electrical engineering, software and methods of business.

Jeff also possesses a wide breadth of experience in intellectual property licensing, contract law, banking, federal taxation, qualified pension and profit-sharing plans, real estate, commercial litigation, title insurance defense, and bankruptcy law. The cornerstone of Jeff’s patent practice is the preparation and prosecution of applications related to wireless networking, data signal processing, GPS systems, distributed systems, VoIP technologies, electro-optical devices, vehicle navigation systems, electronic testing and measurement systems, and audio receivers and transducers.

Jeff brings a depth of scientific knowledge and experience to his legal practice. Prior to becoming an attorney, Jeff served five years in the U.S. Navy which included work as a command-and-control systems analyst at CINCPAC Staff, Honolulu. After completing his service in the Navy, he served as a systems analyst in the private sector for several years at Crown Zellerbach and Blue Cross of California.

 Before forming the firm, Jeff was a partner in Hong Iwai & Hulbert (Honolulu, HI), an AV-rated general business practice law firm. He holds a B.S. in mechanical engineering from the University of Louisville and received his J.D. from the Hastings College of Law. He received his LL.M. in taxation from New York University, and a second LL.M. in intellectual property from The John Marshall Law School. In addition, he has completed the course requirements for an M.S. in computer science at California State University, Fresno.

Jeff is a well-seasoned intellectual property attorney with over 33 years of experience in the practice of law. His practice currently focuses on the preparation and prosecution of patent applications, mainly in the areas of electrical engineering and wireless telecommunications.

 Jeff also possesses a wide breadth of experience in intellectual property licensing, contract law, banking, federal taxation, qualified pension and profit-sharing plans, real estate, commercial litigation, title insurance defense, and bankruptcy law. Although Jeff’s patent preparation and prosecution of applications has focused on electrical engineering and wireless telecommunications, his practice has also included wireless networking, data signal processing,  distributed systems, VoIP technologies, electro-optical devices, GPS and vehicle navigation systems, electronic testing and measurement systems, audio receivers and transducers, computer architecture and pipelined processing, nuclear magnetic resonance technology, Internet-based business applications, and facial recognition software applications, as well as applications related to various types of mechanical devices.

EDUCATION:

University of Louisville, 1964
B.S., Mechanical Engineering
Hastings College of the Law, 1974
Juris Doctorate
New York University, 1975
L.L.M., Taxation
The John Marshall Law School, 1997
L.L.M., Intellectual Property

BAR ADMISSIONS:
California
Hawaii
U.S. Patent & Trademark Office

ADMISSIONS TO COURTS:
1st Cir., State of Hawaii (inactive)
9th Cir. Ct. of Appeals

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