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Russell Jeide

Russell M. Jeide is a partner in our Orange County office. He focuses on several areas of intellectual property law, including patent prosecution, due diligence, legal opinion work, and licensing. 

Mr. Jeide has prosecuted patent applications in a variety of technologies including computer software, Internet business methods, data processing, artificial intelligence, neural networks, IOT, fintech, blockchain, telecommunications, computer architecture, network monitoring and computer security. Mr. Jeide works closely with Patent Office examiners via frequent trips to the Patent Office to secure the most cost effective and valuable patent protection available for his clients. In addition to being skilled in the intricacies of patent prosecution for utility patents, Mr. Jeide has counseled clients regarding, and prosecuted, design patents and trademarks for software clients.

Mr. Jeide works closely with several Southern California business incubators and investment groups, and enjoys counseling entrepreneurs and start-up companies regarding how to cost-effectively develop an intellectual property portfolio.  

Prior to joining the firm, as part of his educational background in electrical engineering, Mr. Jeide focused on implementation of logic circuits, microcomputer design and applications, and digital system interface design. Mr. Jeide joined the firm in 2001 and became partner in 2007.

University of San Diego School of Law (USD), J.D., Patent and Trade Secret Law CALI Award
Brigham Young University, B.S., Electronics Engineering and Technology
State Bar of California
U.S. District Court – Southern District of California
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
Communications Technology

Electrical, Semiconductor & Computer Technology

Electronics & Semiconductors

Healthcare Information Technology

Software & IT

Financial Services & Business Methods

Blockchain & Smart Contracts

Cloud Computing

Cryptocurrency & Encryption

Data Privacy

Dispute Resolution

Licensing & Indemnification

Open Source

Medical Devices & Procedures


Medical Informatics & Software Systems


Transportation & Vehicles

Diagnostic Equipment

Electronics (Audio / Video, Communication, Navigation, Security)

Fleet Management

Design Patents
Due Diligence
Global Portfolio Management
Infringement Risk 
IP Strategy
IP Transactions and Agreements
Opinions Counseling
Patent Strategy & Prosecution
Tech Transactions
Trade Secret
Trade Secret Protection Advice, Counseling, Employee & Nondisclosure Agreements
U.S. Patent Prosecution

American Bar Association

Computer Law Association

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