Intellectual property attorney Peter Siavelis concentrates his practice on U.S. and foreign patent and trademark litigation, counseling and portfolio development. Peter is dedicated to developing strategies that reflect his clients’ combined business and legal goals, especially in highly competitive and rapidly evolving industries.
Peter represents clients in wide variety of technical fields while helping them develop, enforce, acquire and license valuable patent and trademark rights. In addition to his enforcement and litigation experience, Peter develops and implements patent and trademark development strategies for clients before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and abroad.
Because of his considerable experience developing and enforcing U.S. and foreign patent and trademark rights, Peter provides significant guidance for due diligence projects involving the evaluation of IP portfolios for strategic acquisitions.
Prior to the legal field, Peter worked as a design engineer responsible for the design of compressed air systems used in industrial applications worldwide. While in engineering school, Peter interned as a petroleum engineer with the world’s largest publicly traded international oil and gas company.
Professional and Community Involvement
Member, Intellectual Property Owners Association
Member, American Bar Association
Member, American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Member, Illinois State Bar Association
Member, Intellectual Property Law Association of Chicago
Chairman, Village of Arlington Heights, Illinois, Zoning Board of Appeals