Jack G. Abid

Shareholder, Registered Patent Attorney

Jack Abid practices in the area of patent prosecution and IP portfolio management. His patent prosecution experience includes electrical and electronic equipment, telecommunications equipment and cables, laser and optical devices, semiconductor devices, semiconductor processing, mechanical devices, medical devices including implants and telemedicine, and software.

While attending the University of Florida Levin College of Law, Mr. Abid served as Editor-in-Chief, Research Editor, and Web Editor of the Florida Journal of International Law. He was also a member of the Journal of Technology Law and Policy and was elected as a class representative of the John Marshall Bar Association for two years. During his service as a class representative, Mr. Abid received the President’s Award for outstanding service.


Phone: 407-841-2330

Fax: 407-841-2343

  • 2009: District of Columbia
  • 2008: United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • 2008: United States Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
  • 2008: United States District Court, Middle District of Florida
  • 2006: Florida
  • 2006: United States Patent and Trademark Office
  • 2006: University of Florida Levin College of Law, J.D., magna cum Laude.
  • 2003: Georgia Institute of Technology, B.S. Electrical Engineering.
  • 2003: Jacksonville University, B.S., Physics, magna cum laude.
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association
  • Federalist Society

Software Patents on Both Sides of the Atlantic,
John Marshall Journal of Computer and Information Law
Volume 23, Issue 4 2006

  • Florida Super Lawyers: Rising Stars 2013 – 2018
  • Florida Super Lawyers: 2015

Speaking Engagements and Presentations

Intellectual Property Primer
UCF Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership: 2018, 2019
Video available at: https://youtu.be/WlwgSwxtFVA


Annual Meeting
Shark Tank Challenge
NY State Chapter American College of Cardiology: 2019

R&D 100 Conference
Tech Scouting Panel: 2018

IOTs & Smart Home Devices: Legal Developments
Orlando Smart Homes Meetup: 2018

IP and Business:  Why should business care?
UCF Executive MBA Program: 2017, 2018

Intellectual Property and Medical Devices
Medical Devices: The Equipment of Innovation Conference: 2017

Intellectual Property Primer
Lake Nona Tech Talk: Intellectual Property: 2017

Patent Triage for Tech Startups
Catalyst Spaces: 2017

IP for Entrepreneurs
Lake Nona Tech & Innovation Meetup: 2017

Guest Lecturer: Patent Reform Bill
UF Levin School of Law Patent Law Litigation Course: 2012

Patent Law Update 2012
Florida Bar IP Symposium: 2012

In re Seagate
AIPLA Annual Meeting: 2008

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