Steven is a member of Prince Lobel’s Intellectual Property practice group.

His experience includes drafting domestic and international applications, responses, and briefs for large technology clients. He served as lead patent counsel for a national pharmacy chain, drafting applications and advising the client on their patent portfolio and strategy. He has also served as sole or lead IP counsel on a number of matters, including mergers/acquisitions, patent litigations, patent portfolio assertions/valuations, licensing disputes, and non-practicing entity defenses.  Steven has evaluated target company licensing agreements for issues, including GPL compliance.

He has also worked on the technical side as a Senior Hardware Design Engineer for Intel Corporation, Hewlett-Packard Corporation, and Compaq Computer Corporation

Technology areas that Steve serves include high-current power supplies, power inverters, network storage, pharmaceutical compliance software, LED circuits, digital-signal and SIMD processors, analytics software, neural networks, machine learning, speech recognition, natural-language understanding, text-to-speech systems, noise suppression/cancellation, and elliptical encryption.

Steven holds a J.D. from Cornell Law School and a Master of Electrical Engineering and a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (cum Laude) from Cornell University.

Steven is admitted to the Bar of Massachusetts and is registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.




  • J.D., Cornell Law School
  • Master of Electrical Engineering, Cornell University
  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (cum laude), Cornell University

Bar Admissions

  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • Commonwealth of Massachusetts
  • U.S. Patent and