DeWitt Ross & Stevens: Fanaeian joins DeWitt Ross & Stevens law firm

Contact: Tom Bernd

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DeWitt Ross & Stevens, S.C.


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MADISON, WI — DeWitt Ross & Stevens is pleased to announce the addition of Navid Fanaeian to the Intellectual Property group.  Fanaeian joins the firm as an associate in our Madison, Wisconsin office.

Prior to joining DeWitt Ross & Stevens, Navid was an associate patent attorney in the electrical/mechanical practice group of a large intellectual property law firm in Washington, DC.  While there he prosecuted a substantial number of patent applications and provided litigation support.  He has also served clients in various intellectual property and business matters as a sole practitioner.  Navid works on a variety of technologies in the electrical, computer, mechanical, and biomedical arts.

Navid received a law degree from Notre Dame Law School, where he served as an editor of the Notre Dame Law Review and a staff member of the Journal of College & University Law.  He also served as president of the Intellectual Property Law Society for two years.  While at Notre Dame Law School, he received the Dean’s Award for Mergers & Acquisitions and a prize in the ASCAP Nathan Burkan Memorial Copyright Law Writing Competition.  Navid also earned a master’s degree from the University of Notre Dame, where he coauthored a case study in corporate communication.

Navid earned a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the University of Maryland, College Park.  At UMD, he was invited to become a member of Eta Kappa Nu, the Electrical and Computer Engineering Honor Society.  Navid also holds an undergraduate degree in biology from the University of Virginia and a graduate degree in physiology from the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine. 

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