Optimal IP Strategies


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Hartford Intellectual Property Attorney

If your Hartford company develops original ideas and products, your intellectual property needs legal protection from infringement. For over three decades, Optimal IP Strategies has provided the protections businesses and industries require. We have devised IP strategies and implemented comprehensive solutions to ensure that businesses have legally enforceable rights.
At Optimal IP Strategies, we offer unparalleled intellectual property knowledge and deep technical expertise. Our extensive experience has allowed us to give each client a tailored solution from their unique business perspective. We begin building your IP strategy by learning your company’s story, reviewing your IP portfolio, and considering your goals. We represent your patents and trademarks before the US Patent and Trademark Office, and we take the necessary steps to avoid infringement.

Optimal IP Strategies has provided client-focused IP solutions for businesses in the United States and throughout the world. We welcome the opportunity to share our legal expertise with you and 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

As an Optimal IP Strategies client, you work directly with seasoned IP attorney, Attorney Matthew Patterson. He uses his experience, expertise, and business insight to tailor IP strategies for your company.

Patterson developed his IP skills over years as business and industry staff counsel. He has also worked as associate counsel at a boutique law firm. He offers each client a trustworthy experience that relies on skill, ethics, and strong yet flexible working relationships.

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

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Whether your Hartford 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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