Dan Fischer is the point attorney for clients large and small in various technological fields to develop their intellectual property portfolios and become players in their respective fields. Dan has worked in fields including metals/alloys, semiconductors and circuits, polymers, thermal spray coatings, composites, medical devices, oil pipes, catalytic converters, building construction, truck, car, and other vehicle accessories/components, and drug delivery nanoparticles, giving him a well-rounded practice and experience. Dan helps grow new businesses, working with them to innovate exciting cutting edge technology. He also seamlessly adapts to the procedures for more established companies, helping guide them with their current portfolio as well as analyzing competitor IP issues.
Dan received his J.D. from the University of Southern California, where he worked in the USC IP and Tech clinic. Before attending law school, Dan attended the University of Illinois and received a B.S. in Materials Science Engineering with concentrations in biomaterials and polymers. He also worked in the Materials Lab at FermiLab to develop superconducting cavities for their particle accelerator, specifically through the testing and analysis of supercooled niobium for superconductivity.
Dan helped found the New York office in 2017 after working in the Orange County Office starting in 2011. He is currently a co-chair of the NYIPLA media committee and disseminates a weekly newsletter, and is a member of the NYIPLA patent law & practice committee to stay up to date on the latest in patent law. Dan is also on the board of the USC Alumni Club of New York as the Social Media Chair.
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