Jeff Rothenberg is a Partner with the firm. His forte -- strategic planning in the creation, commercialization and management of intellectual property portfolios -- is founded on his prior experience as manager of a corporate patent and licensing department. In 1996, a patent he procured for the Eastman Kodak Company received the National Inventor of The Year award. He also has extensive experience in IP due diligence evaluations for venture capital firms. Mr. Rothenberg holds a B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, and a J.D. from George Washington University. He is admitted to the New York Bar, and is registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of N.Y., and Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.
Past President: Central N.Y. Patent Law Association
Member: N.Y.S. Bar Association (Intellectual Property Law Section), Eastern New York Intellectual Property Law Association, Upstate Venture Association of New York, Licensing Executives Society, Bioconnex Steering Committee, Board of Directors of the Center for Economic Growth, founding co-chair of Tech Valley LES, and Chair of the Board of Directors of LINC-Lighting Cultivator.