Timothy Bianchi

Principal at Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner PA

Timothy Bianchi is a principal of Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner. He has been with the firm since its inception in 1993. He is active in patent procurement, post-grant challenges, opinions, due diligence and acquisitions. Mr Bianchi represents clients in post-grant proceedings, such as inter partes reviews and post-grant reviews. His background is in electrical engineering and physics, and he has patented in the areas of medical devices, signal processing, communication electronics, computer hardware and software, and semiconductor inventions. He was formerly employed by IBM, Honeywell and the University of Minnesota.

Mr Bianchi has been named in the IAM Global Leaders (2020-2021), IAM Strategy 300 (2017-2019) and IAM Patent 1000 (2012-2020) by IAM magazine (published by Law Business Research); a “Minnesota SuperLawyer” (2004-2020) by Thomson Reuters; and “PTAB Litigator of the Year” (2015) and “IP Star” (2020 and 2021) by Managing IP magazine (Managing IP is part of the Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC group). 

His blog (www.reexamlink.com) covers the dynamics and strategies of patent procurement, patent challenges and patent litigation. A frequent speaker on IP matters, Mr Bianchi has a master’s in electrical engineering from the University of Minnesota. He earned his law degree magna cum laude from William Mitchell College of Law.

Professional associations

  • AIPLA
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
  • Minnesota Intellectual Property Law Association

Firm details

Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner PA
121 South 8th St
Suite 1600
Minneapolis MN 55402
United States

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