Steven M. McHugh (Of Counsel)
Attorney Steven M. McHugh (Of Counsel) practices primarily in the areas of Intellectual Property.
Steve is a registered patent attorney and has extensive experience working with patent, trademark, copyright, licensing and other Intellectual Property matters. Steve has prepared, filed and prosecuted patent applications relating to electrical, computer and mechanical systems and applications, including computer hardware/software, laboratory instrumentation, micro-fluidic devices, etching processes (dry and wet etch), signal processing, automotive power systems, vision inspection systems, medical imaging systems (CT, MRI, PET), Laser applications, metallurgy, compressor systems, medical devices and product dispensing systems. Prior to becoming an attorney, Steve worked as an electrical engineer for Dictaphone Corporation, Timex Corporation and United Technologies Corporation and has extensive experience with EMC/EMI dissipation/protection matters, Laser and Radar systems, antenna transmission systems, PCI/ISA plug-in printed circuit board design, embedded and non-embedded programming, semi-conductor wafer fabrication, pick and place surface mount technology systems, product safety and micro-processor design, testing and evaluation.
Steve is a graduate of the University of Connecticut with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering and received his Juris Doctor from Quinnipiac University School of Law.
Steve is admitted to the bar in the State of Connecticut and the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and is registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office. He also engages in various civic activities.