Richard P. Brooks

Registered Patent Agent

Biography

Richard Brooks is a registered patent agent with a background in biomedical engineering. Mr. Brooks earned a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering from the University at Buffalo in 2016. Mr. Brooks is currently a third year law student at the University at Buffalo School of Law, where he is pursuing a concentration in intellectual property and serving as an Executive Publication Editor of the Buffalo Law Review. Mr. Brooks evaluates inventions for patentability, drafts patent applications and replies to office actions, assesses infringement, and evaluates the availability of trademarks for use and registration.

Prior to law school, Mr. Brooks worked in the Orthopaedics Research Laboratory at the University at Buffalo. While there, he focused on the corrosion of implanted biomaterials and co-authored a peer-reviewed paper in Materials Science & Engineering.

 

Publications:

Emily K. Brooks, Richard P. Brooks, Mark T. Ehrensberger, Effects of simulated inflammation on the corrosion of 316L stainless steel, Materials Science & Engineering C (2016).

Admitted to Practice

  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Education

  • State University of New York at Buffalo, B.S., Biomedical Engineering

Professional Associations

  • Buffalo Law Review, Executive Publication Editor