Am Law 100 firm Polsinelli welcomes new electrical engineering and computer science patent attorney Joseph (“Joe”) M. Teleoglou as Counsel in the firm’s Los Angeles office. Teleoglou joins the firm’s national Electrical Engineering & Computer Science Patent Prosecution Practice within the Intellectual Property Department.
Teleoglou prepares and prosecutes U.S. and foreign patent applications in a variety of industries, including aerospace, telecommunications, software (including artificial intelligence), and automobile systems. He also provides legal opinions regarding patentability and infringement of intellectual property, litigates intellectual property disputes, prepares and prosecutes trademark applications, and negotiates and drafts license agreements.
“We are pleased to add Joe to our team, as he brings practical experience and a relevant engineering background with a depth of skills from which our clients in California and beyond will greatly benefit,” said Electrical Engineering & Computer Science Patent Prosecution Practice Chair Gregory P. Durbin. “Joe’s unique background in the software and telecommunications industry draws a unique perspective to our practice and we look forward to utilizing his knowledge as we continue to strategically grow our IP presence across the country.”
Prior to joining Polsinelli, Teleoglou worked as an engineer designing hardware and firmware for satellite and land-based communication systems, as well as developing technology solutions for multiple electronic device platforms. He also has startup and business ownership experience having operated a small technology transfer company.
Teleoglou is registered with the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
“I was attracted to Polsinelli’s strong national reputation in intellectual property, its impressive and growing team of IP lawyers, and its demonstrated commitment to client service,” said Teleoglou. “I look forward to utilizing Polsinelli’s focused approach in key practice areas to fully service my clients’ needs in IP and beyond, while maintaining the elevated commitment to client service and the firm’s core values.”
Teleoglou earned a B.S. from North Carolina State University in Electrical Engineering before obtaining his J.D. from the University of North Carolina School of Law.
The Intellectual Property Department ranks among the Top 1-2% of patent firms overall and the Top 100 for Biotech by Patexia’s Patent Prosecution Intelligence Report, 2020 Edition. Polsinelli’s Intellectual Property Department continuously earns national recognition such as its annual inclusion in the IAM Patent 1000. As one of the largest IP practices in the nation, Polsinelli has a deep bench of attorneys, patent agents, scientists and other professionals who handle some of the most complex issues facing technology and high-tech companies, bioscience and life sciences companies, animal science, medical device, pharmaceutical, chemical, software and business methods.
Polsinelli is an Am Law 100 firm with 900 attorneys in 21 offices nationwide. Recognized by legal research firm BTI Consulting as one of the top firms for excellent client service and client relationships, the firm’s attorneys provide value through practical legal counsel infused with business insight, and focus on health care, financial services, real estate, intellectual property, middle-market corporate, labor and employment and business litigation. Polsinelli PC, Polsinelli LLP in California.