Lewis Brande has been practicing Intellectual Property Law for over 20 years. He appreciates and admires creative thinking and has a passion for protecting ideas and inventions of others.
Lewis is an inventor himself. He started his career with two Master’s degree, one in Aeronautical Engineering and one in Mechanical Engineering. He then decided to apply his knowledge to the other side of the table and received his law degree from Western State University.
Lewis wants to make the process of hiring an Intellectual Property Attorney as convenient for his clients as possible. He is available for appointments seven days a week and will meet you at a place that is convenient for you.
Don’t wait. Protect your ideas today. Schedule an appointment with the Law Office of Lewis Brande.
Over 40 years experience as a lead structures design engineer, designing primary and secondary structure and subsystems on aircraft and extensively participated in other phases of engineering for Fortune 500 aircraft manufacturing firms. Participated in all aspects of the design and manufacturing process to include materials and processes selection, testing, manufacturing engineering, drafting processes and procedures for structural design and collaboration. Familiar with many 3D CAD/CAM systems. Assisted in testing and Liaison engineering with Mil-STD-1520 signature authority. Since 1995 prosecuting utility and design patents, and prosecuting Trademarks.
Of Counsel, Patent Law Offices of Rick Martin, P.C. 2017-Present: Patent Prosecution and Litigation Support
Co-Counsel for Moderustic, Inc. in American Fireglass vs. Moderustic, Inc.
Sierra Nevada Corporation, 2017-Present: Structures Designer 3 Dream Chaser
Arrowhead Products, Inc., 2013-2016: Lead Design Engineer on Boeing Space Launch Systems, Designed the Ducts for the liquid oxygen and liquid hydrogen
Boeing Commercial Aircraft, 2012-2013, Engineer in the Structures Repair Manual Group Writing repair manuals for the Boeing B787-9
Lockheed Martin Corporation, 2011-2012, Structural Design Engineer in the Control Surfaces Group. Assisted in the design of the flaps and ailerons for the F-35A/B/C
Northrop Grumman Corporation, 1985-2011, Lead Structural Design Engineer on the B-2 Spirit, F/A18E/F Super Hornet, F35A/B/C Lightning II, and Black Programs.
E-Systems, 1984-1985, Design Engineer on Modifying large commercial and military airliners.
General Dynamics, 1981-1984, Lead Design Engineer on the F-16C/D Fighting Falcon.
Grumman Aerospace, 1977-1981, Structures Design Engineer on a variety of aircraft and spacecraft.
Western State University College of Law – Juris Doctor 1989-1993
Polytechnic Institute of New York – Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering 1979-1981
Polytechnic Institute of New York – Master of Science in Aeronautical Engineering 1977-1989
Polytechnic Institute of New York – Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering 1975-1977
BAR MEMBERSHIPS AND REGISTRATIONS
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office #39,545: 1995
California #167,029: 1994
Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit
Federal District Court of California, Southern District
Federal District Court of California, Central District
1 9,808,905 Tumbled, polished, vibrated broken tempered glass pieces
2 9,700,987 Tumbled, polished, vibrated broken tempered glass pieces
3 9,233,042 Surgical table guard
4 8,269,507 Device for testing surface mounted connectors
5 8,251,459 Spoke wheel protector
6 7,815,795 Pool skimmer adapter
7 7,798,879 Personal flotation device
8 7,661,954 Gas burner
9 7,492,174 Testing apparatus for surface mounted connectors
10 7,281,511 Air intake for motor vehicles
11 D532,795 Air intake box for motor vehicles
12 7,140,694 Wheel spoke adjuster guard
13 7,131,621 Angularly adjustable tree stand
14 7,097,152 Automatic support locking device for portable towers and tanks
15 7,033,332 Wrist support brace for alleviating contractures
16 6,940,297 Top plate release mechanism
17 6,886,581 Gas valve with a thermoelectric security device
18 6,851,382 Floating collapsible utility trailer
19 6,837,338 Ladder safety device
20 6,808,223 Two way hinge for motor vehicle doors
21 6,780,009 Gas burner head assembly
22 6,779,519 Cover sheet for rotisserie burners
23 6,691,735 Fine adjustment device for gas pressure regulators
24 6,607,378 Ignition flame for gas cooking burners
25 6,589,046 Gas burner for outdoor cooking
26 6,588,852 Wheel spoke adjuster guard
27 6,564,961 Trapezoidal fluid storage tank
28 6,536,367 Floating collapsible utility trailer
29 6,520,481 Linearly regulated gas valve for gas burners
30 D467,841 Transportable trapezoidal storage tank
31 6,425,555 Decorative plant support for gardens
32 6,357,546 Motorcycle suspension system
33 6,351,101 Charge reflector circuit
34 6,351,060 Moisture-resistant igniter for a gas burner
35 6,347,577 Rotisserie basket for grills
36 6,293,272 Portable cabinet for an outdoor gas grill
37 6,260,478 Heat distribution system for a grill
38 6,132,205 Multi-ring sealed gas burner
39 5,806,124 Apparatus for cleaning vinyl billboards and flex faces