Harness IP is pleased to announce that Hamad Mirza has joined the firm as an associate. He will be working in the firm’s metro Detroit office.
Mirza’s practice will focus on complex patent and trademark matters. He has experience helping clients with patent applications and patent prosecutions. Mirza’s work in trademarks includes competitive research, as well as trademark prosecution and protection. He also regularly assists with patent litigation preparation, including conducting legal research and drafting memos.
Mirza is an experienced biomedical engineer. He previously worked as an ergonomics designer at Fiat Chrysler, developing driver environments and defining user requirements for many of Chrysler’s top-selling vehicles. He is an advocate for his clients during all phases of the design process, taking particular interest in protecting their concepts and creations as they develop into viable products.
A graduate of Wayne State University, where he earned both his undergraduate and law degrees, Mirza has been working as a law clerk at Harness IP since 2021, assisting clients with complex patent and trademark matters in industries including automotive, pharmaceutical, biomedicine, and consumer products.
Harness IP is celebrating more than 100 years as an intellectual property law firm. Founded in 1921, the firm currently holds a No. 2 ranking from IAM Media for providing counsel to 44 companies with the largest portfolios of issued U.S. patents. The firm also ranks No. 6 for filing the most patent applications on behalf of those companies. Harness IP’s attorneys and IP professionals focus exclusively on patents, trademarks, global IP management, litigation, and other IP rights. The firm has offices in metropolitan Dallas, Detroit, St. Louis, and Washington, D.C. Visit www.harnessip.com for more information.