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Fareid Asphahani, Ph.D.


Patent Agent

Fareid Asphahani is a patent agent in the firm's Intellectual Property practice.  His practice includes patent prosecution and procurement, patent due diligence, and assistance with litigation and transaction matters across a wide range of technology fields. Fareid's technical experience covers electrical engineering related technologies including electronics and semiconductors, computer science, material sciences, biotechnology, biomedical devices, biosensors, nanotechnology and MEMS devices.  Fareid’s other professional experiences include conducting research and development of single-cell impedance biosensor devices for drug screening and toxin detection applications, developing computer software for a leading technology company, managing a technology start-up company, and teaching middle school sciences.


Co-inventor of “Portable system for analyzing human gait” (Patent Number: US 6,836,744).


  • University of Washington, Ph.D., Materials Science & Engineering and Nanotechnology
  • University of Virginia, M.S., Biomedical Engineering
  • University of Michigan, B.S.E., Electrical Engineering

Bar Admissions

  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office