Razmig Messerian provides intellectual property counseling and advice on patent and trademark matters. Raz utilizes his strong technical background in electrical engineering to represent clients with highly complex patents. His background serves as an invaluable tool in understanding the full scope and inner workings of his clients’ inventions. Raz has supported patent litigation efforts and post-grant proceedings before the USPTO Patent Trial and Appeal Board. He has drafted various written opinions of counsel for patent validity, patent infringement, and freedom-to-operate analyses.
Raz has also played a lead role in overseeing patent and other IP related issues during acquisition negotiations of a client by a third party. The client was ultimately acquired for more than $50MM. Raz also handles cybersquatting cases and domain disputes. Most recently, Raz helped a local business win their UDRP domain dispute and keep their valuable .com domain.
Prior to joining Loza & Loza, Raz was an associate for one of the largest intellectual property firms in the nation. He is a former electrical engineer and specialized in digital systems. He has designed and tested communication circuitry and systems for consumer mobile telecommunications at a startup in Los Angeles.
Raz has prosecuted patents before the United States Patent and Trademark Office and across a wide range of technologies, including: