Additon, Higgins & Pendleton, P.A. is pleased to announce that Charlie Shonkwiler has recently joined our firm as a registered patent attorney
Charlie helps clients obtain U.S. and international patent protection, and provides advice to clients about complicated patent-related issues, including patentability, non-infringement, product clearance, and licensing. This includes developing patent assets for large patent portfolios, and securing initial patent protection for startup companies. In addition to Charlie’s legal experience, Charlie has an engineering degree, an M.B.A. degree, and he worked as a process engineer in the pulp & paper industry.