Law Office of

Gordon D. Kinder

Patent and Trademark Law

Tel 216 401 6469
Fax 216 397 2936

Gordon D. Kinder Gordon has more than 25 years of experience in all aspects of patent law, trademark law, as well as trade secrets and related employment issues. He specializes in opinion work, counseling and litigation, and in a wide range of technologies. He has represented clients in Ohio trial and appellate courts; in U.S. District Courts (New York, Boston, Cleveland, Los Angeles, and Houston, among others) and in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. He has appeared before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board and has handled domain name registrations and UDRP arbitrations. Gordon has represented clients in patent infringement cases, copyright infringement cases, theft of trade secrets cases, breach of employment contract matters, and trademark infringement and product disparagement matters.

Gordon has worked in many technologies, including:


Case Western Reserve University (BSME with Honors, 1973)

Case Western Reserve University School of Law (J.D., 1977)

Representative Experience

Gordon has handled patent and trademark matters for numerous Fortune 500 companies as well as for privately held businesses and startups.

Employment History

2007 - 2008 ULMER & BERNE LLP, Cleveland, OH
180 attorney general practice firm
Senior Counsel

1982 - 2007 RENNER OTTO BOISSELLE & SKLAR LLP, Cleveland, OH
25 attorney intellectual property firm

1977 - 1982 YOUNT, TAROLLI & WEINSHENKER, Cleveland, OH


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