Partner at Lee & Hayes, PC
David Divine focuses on developing comprehensive IP strategies that give companies a competitive advantage in the marketplace. He assists his clients in building global portfolios tailored to their business objectives.
In the course of his career, Mr Divine has developed expertise in a wide variety of technologies, including automotive, consumer electronics, holographic displays, computer software and hardware, e-commerce, medical devices, smart grid and other clean energy technologies, and telecommunications technologies.
Mr Divine’s practice includes preparation and prosecution of both utility and design patent applications. This range of experience gives him a breadth of understanding to draw from when approaching unique situations.
Mr Divine is very familiar with the nuances of prosecuting patent applications through the US Patent and Trademark Office, having served as a patent examiner prior to joining Lee & Hayes. The insight gained from working as a patent examiner has allowed Mr Divine to more efficiently prosecute applications through the patent office, minimising costs to his clients.