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Dykema Adds Intellectual Property Attorney Michael S. Gzybowski to Its Ann Arbor Office

March 2, 2020

Dykema, a leading national law firm, today announced the addition of Michael S. Gzybowski to its Intellectual Property Department as a Senior Counsel in the firm’s Ann Arbor office. Gzybowski joins Dykema from Brinks Gilson & Lione.

A former patent examiner for the United States Patent & Trademark Office with more than 30 years of private practice experience, Gzybowski’s practice focuses on preparing and filing patent applications and obtaining patents on behalf of clients in the U.S. and abroad. He has successfully prosecuted more than 1,000 patent applications in his career across a wide range of technical fields. Gzybowski also provides counsel on patent litigation, patentability, infringement, right to use, validity issues, and licensing and intellectual property agreements.

Utilizing an engineering degree and years of experience, Gzybowski represents inventors and research and development personnel on patent matters related to their inventions.

“Mike’s experience working in the United States Patent & Trademark Office and in private practice, paired with his background as an engineer, adds great depth to our team,” said Krista Lenart, Managing Member of Dykema’s Ann Arbor office. “He is a highly respected attorney with vast experience and a unique perspective in a very technical space. He will be a tremendous asset to our clients in Michigan and nationally.”

Gzybowski earned a J.D. from the George Mason University Antonin Scalia School of Law and a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Purdue University.