Why Select Wolff Law Offices, PLLC
Wolff Law Offices, PLLC, is committed to providing quality services at competitive rates. Each of our attorneys has legal experience started in large law firms that has been honed over time to be on point, and technical experience obtained in private industry to complement their technical degrees.
Wolff Law Offices, PLLC, is a progressive law firm established in 2001. We specialize in intellectual property rights, with an emphasis on patent law. Fur her, we provide other legal services that include (1) business law and business entity formation, (2) wills, trusts and estates, and (3) client counseling on various aspects of the law. If we do not believe we can best serve you, we will do our best to refer you to another law firm or attorney who can.
Our primary objective is to provide quality legal services at the absolute best value. Because our expenses and charges are part of your business cost-to-compete and budget, we aggressively manage our overhead costs and make legal and procedural decisions that can reduce your overall legal expenses.
We keep our overhead expenses low and utilize technology to operate in a highly efficient and effective manner, which enables us to offer high quality services at very competitive rates. With over thirty years of combined experience in law, engineering, and business, we understand your business environment and are able to provide value-added legal counsel that transcends mere technical advice. We strive to be an integral member and constant contributor to your business team.
Wolff Law Offices, PLLC seeks to provide our clients with direct, candid and honest advice with your business goals and interests placed first.
Our firm’s most valuable asset is its reputation for professional integrity. Parties interacting with Wolff Law Offices, PLLC can expect only the most ethical behavior at all times. Put simply, we guide our conduct by the principle that protects our reputation, and that of our clients—absolute integrity.
Dr. Kevin Alan Wolff
B.S.E.E., M.B.A., J.D
Kevin Alan Wolff is the principal member of Wolff Law Offices, PLLC, and has over 25 years of legal experience in patent and intellectual property law and over 13 years of industry experience in engineering and management. Mr. Wolff is a registered patent attorney with an engineering and MBA degree in addition to his law degree. Some exemplary technologies Mr. Wolff has worked on include: integrated circuits, superconductors, telecommunications, nanotechnology, computer hardware and software, electromechanical, automotive, medical devices, communications technology, artificial intelligence, lighting, apparel, financial services, mechanical devices, building and construction tools, manufacturing processes, graphical user interfaces, and business systems and methods.
• Patent preparation and prosecution in all aspects
• Infringement and validity opinions
• Trademark opinions and registrations
• Intellectual property portfolio strategies and strategic planning
• Intellectual property audits and due diligence analysis
• Product clearance/freedom to operate analysis and opinions
• Improvement of patent portfolio cost, utilization, and licensing revenue
• Patent and trademark enforcement including licensing and litigation
• Trade secrets
• Confidentiality, non-disclosure, and employment agreements
• Business entity formation
• Funding and financial planning
• Wills, Trusts and Estates
Wolff Law Offices, PLLC has extensive experience in patent prosecution of high quality patent applications that result in patents that have repeatedly been proven successful at obtaining exclusive market positions for our clients.
Wolff Law Offices, PLLC has repeatedly provided legal services at reasonable rates because we know that controlling cost is important to our client's achieving profitable businesses and having affordable legal services.
Attorney Biography - Kevin Alan Wolff
Mr. Wolff has a broad base of experience in engineering, business, law, teaching, and coaching. Mr. Wolff has been practicing law for almost 30 years, and has worked in industry in engineering and a corporate finance.
Mr. Wolff has spent the majority of his legal experience working with various intellectual property matters including involvement in all phases of the preparation and prosecution of patent and trademark applications before the United States Patent and Trademark Office, participation in patent infringement litigation in United States District Courts and appeals of patent cases to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, participation in patent related unfair trade investigation at the International Trade Commission, participation in licensing negotiations, and advising clients on various intellectual property issues. Mr. Wolff also practices in the business law and wills, trusts and estates areas of law, along with providing pro bono assistance in cases involving contracts and traffic accidents.
With respect to patent law, Mr. Wolff prepares and prosecutes both design and utility patent applications encompassing a vast array of technological areas including integrated circuits, semiconductor processing, electronics, telecommunications, computer hardware and software, medical devices, electromechanical devices, mechanical devices, solar products, tools, dental products, and automotive products. Further, Mr. Wolff renders advice to clients on a multitude of intellectual property issues including assessing freedom to operate, validity, infringement, and patentability. Mr. Wolff has been a pivotal member of a number of litigation teams involving patent infringement and validity. One litigation included more than twenty patents. His responsibilities included taking and defending depositions, preparing witness for depositions, working with technical experts, analyzing and drafting pleadings, preparing and responding to document requests and interrogatories, document review and production, interfacing with client decision-makers, engineers, and opposing and local counsel, and rendering advice and opinions regarding validity, infringement, and general litigation strategy.
Mr. Wolff has taken a number of cases to trial and won. Further, Mr. Wolff has been successful at negotiating advantageous settlements for his clients in a number of other cases. Mr. Wolff also assesses various legal matters, and when necessary refers the matters to other attorneys who have more experience with respect to those matters, e.g., traffic accident cases involving malpractice and/or wrongful death issues.
Mr. Wolff worked in industry for General Motors as an electrical engineer in the automotive semiconductor area and as a financial analyst and strategic planning in corporate finance before attending law school.
Mr. Wolff received a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Youngstown State University, a Masters in Business Administration from Indiana University, and a Juris Doctor from Indiana University. He has been an active member of several professional organizations including the American Bar Association, the American Intellectual Property Law Association, the Intellectual Property Owners Association, the District of Columbia Bar Association, the North Carolina Bar Association, and the Virginia Bar Association. Mr. Wolff is admitted to practice in the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, North Carolina, Virginia, and before the United States Patent and Trademark Office and is an active member of the North Carolina and Virginia bars. He also has been admitted to practice before the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.
Mr. Wolff has been active in his community in North Carolina as a coach and teacher. Mr. Wolff has been a paid and a volunteer coach for middle school and high school athletics, and has at times served as a substitute and temporary teacher.