Stephen L. Keefe is of counsel to the Firm’s Intellectual Property Law Group. Mr. Keefe has extensive experience in patent prosecution and intellectual property counseling. Mr. Keefe’s experience with both U.S. and international IP matters is significant.
Mr. Keefe entered the intellectual property law field as a Patent Examiner with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. He then joined a large, leading IP law firm as a patent agent and then as a patent attorney. He has over a decade of combined law firm and in-house IP counsel experience.
Mr. Keefe holds an engineering degree from the United States Military Academy at West Point, and served as an army officer prior to practicing law. He also holds a Master of Science degree in engineering from Columbia University. He earned his Juris Doctor from the George Washington University Law School, where he received the ABA award for Excellence in the Study of Intellectual Property Law upon graduation.
Mr. Keefe is admitted to practice in New Jersey, Virginia, and the District of Columbia, and is registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Mr. Keefe is also a licensed Professional Engineer.