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Patterson Intellectual Property Law, P.C.

November 16, 2015 11:00 ET

Patterson Intellectual Property Law Welcomes William Sekyi

NASHVILLE, TN--(Marketwired - Nov 16, 2015) - Registered patent attorney William Sekyi has joined Patterson Intellectual Property Law, P.C., as Of Counsel. Sekyi has fourteen years of experience in intellectual property law and sixteen years of experience as an engineer.

"We are thrilled to welcome William to the firm," said Ed Lanquist, Managing Shareholder. "His diverse experience in law and engineering complements several technology practice areas."

For seven years, Sekyi was with Fish & Richardson, P.C. in Washington D.C., where he managed patent litigation teams and was involved in patent prosecution and client counseling. Previously, he was an associate at Arnold & Porter, LLP. As an engineer, he worked for companies such as Exxon, and for Mobil Oil, Shell, and Schlumberger Technical Services overseas in Ghana, Germany, Italy and Libya.

Sekyi is a 2002 graduate of Georgetown University Law Center. He holds an M.S. in petroleum engineering from Louisiana State University, and a B.S. with honors in mechanical engineering from Imperial College, London University, in the U.K.

Sekyi currently lives in Brentwood.

About Patterson Intellectual Property Law, P.C.
Founded in 1992, Patterson Intellectual Property Law, P.C. is a full service intellectual property law firm, now with 21 attorneys, handling patent, trademark, copyright, trade secret, and domain name related matters for its clients. The firm was formed by a group of Registered Patent Attorneys to be the first law firm in Middle Tennessee to practice exclusively in intellectual property law. The office of Patterson Intellectual Property Law, P.C. is located in the Roundabout Plaza, 1600 Division Street, Suite 500, Nashville, Tennessee. For additional information, visit

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