Optimal IP Strategies


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Connecticut Intellectual Property Attorney

When your Connecticut company develops original products and innovative ideas, you need legal protection from infringement. At Optimal IP Strategies, we’ve been providing strategic intellectual property solutions for over three decades. Our IP attorney has partnered with a variety of Connecticut businesses and industries. We have tailored IP protection and management services to meet each client’s specific needs.
Our background and experience allow us to envision each client from a business perspective. We learn your company’s story, discuss your goals, and review your IP portfolio. We represent your company’s patents and trademarks before the US Patent and Trademark Office, and we take steps to avoid inadvertent infringement.

Optimal IP Strategies has provided client-focused IP solutions for companies in the United States and throughout the world. We welcome the opportunity to put our legal expertise and deep technical knowledge to work for your company.

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Our IP attorney is licensed with the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). We prepare and prosecute patent applications on behalf of your company. We can also submit international applications to the USPTO under the Patent Cooperation Treaty.


We perform freedom-to-operate investigations that include research, review, and analysis. We compare your company’s products against existing third-party patents. We also provide infringement, non-infringement, and invalidity opinions.


We research your proposed trademarks to help to prevent rejections and minimize infringement issues. We prepare your application, ensuring that it complies with USPTO standards and guidelines. We monitor each application’s progress and provide regular client updates.


We review and analyze your patents in relation to your business goals. We investigate other companies’ IP portfolios and can assist you with mergers and acquisitions.


We manage your IP portfolio with patent analyses and valuations. We examine your selling and licensing options, and we review the benefits of discontinuing patent maintenance fees.


Accurate IP portfolio valuation is essential when you must document your company’s assets for a financial transaction. As a certified Patent Portfolio Valuation Analyst, Attorney Patterson reviews your intellectual property and assigns appropriate values.

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Attorney Matthew Patterson

Optimal IP Strategies clients work directly with Attorney Matthew Patterson. Your Connecticut business receives the benefit of his extensive IP experience and expertise. Through his years as business and industry staff counsel, he developed an insider’s business insight. His associate work at a boutique law firm reinforced his legal skills and increased his capacity for building strong yet flexible working relationships.

Patterson established Optimal IP Strategies to provide ethical in-house caliber legal services to companies working with a limited budget. He invites you to make Optimal IP Strategies your outside/inside IP counsel.

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Whether your Connecticut company is a start-up, a thriving industry, or an established business, you need a confident, IP expert managing your intellectual property legal issues. As your outside/inside counsel, we provide legal and technical expertise for a sensible price.

To schedule a free consultation, contact Optimal IP Strategies at (860) 982-6415.

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