"Invention is the most important product of man's creative brain. The ultimate purpose is the complete mastery over the material world, the harnessing of human nature to human needs."
Peter Konzel is a seasoned intellectual property attorney who has experience in patent reexaminations, reissues and litigation, as well as due diligence analysis in connection with mergers and acquisitions. Peter has extensive patent prosecution experience with mechanical and electromechanical devices; chemicals and chemical processes; communications processes and devices; and genes, genetically modified organisms, and gene expression. He earned his undergraduate degree in biology from SUNY at Geneseo, and attended law school at SUNY at Buffalo. Peter is a veteran of the U.S. Army and was awarded both the Army Commendation Medal and Army Achievement Medal for his service during the Persian Gulf War (1990-1991). In his spare time, Peter enjoys time with his family and kayaking, hiking, and biking.