Burr & Forman

Jeffrey H. Kamenetsky

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  • J.D., cum laude, Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center (1997)
  • M.B.A., Hofstra University (1992)
  • B.S., State University of New York at Stony Brook (1986)
  • U.S. District Court – Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

  • Intellectual Property Law Association of Florida, Past President
  • International Trademark Association
  • The Florida Bar
  • The Best Lawyers in America®️, "Lawyer of the Year," Patent Law, Fort Lauderdale, FL (2022)
  • The Best Lawyers in America®️ (2008-2022), Patent Law (2011-2022), Trademark Law (2011-2022)
  • Named, Chambers USA, Intellectual Property (2020-2021)
  • Florida Super Lawyers (2009-2014, 2019-2020)
  • The Best Lawyers in America®️, "Lawyer of the Year," Trademark Law, Fort Lauderdale, FL (2018)
  • Martindale-Hubbell™ AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating
  • Florida Monthly Magazine, "Top Lawyers in Florida"
  • Managing Intellectual Property, "IP Stars" List (2013-2014)

Counsel | Ft. Lauderdale, FL

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Intellectual Property Cybersecurity & Data Privacy Blockchain, Cryptocurrency and Electronic Transactions

Jeff, a Registered Patent Attorney, serves as Counsel in the firm’s IP/Cybersecurity practice group where he counsels clients in all aspects of intellectual property including patent prosecution, post grant proceedings, trademarks, copyrights and litigation.

Jeff’s practice includes representing clients in all aspects of patent prosecution for various technologies including Internet and database applications, software, cloud computing, Web services, wireless telecommunications, ecommerce, mechanical-based inventions, computer networking, and medical devices. Jeff’s practice also includes preparing license agreements regarding patents, trademarks and copyrights; post grant proceedings including IPRs and inter-parties reexamination proceedings before the PTAB; comprehensive IP portfolio development and management, trademark and copyright application preparation and prosecution, litigation, and participating in trademark oppositions and intellectual property disputes.

A significant portion of Jeff’s practice includes undertaking studies and drafting legal opinions regarding patent validity and infringement. Jeff also manages his clients’ large trademark portfolios including prosecution of U.S. trademark applications and coordination of foreign filings and prosecution with foreign counsel.

Jeff is also a member of the firm’s Blockchain, Cryptocurrency and Electronic Transactions Group and advises companies with regard to the preparation of patent applications covering cryptocurrency, blockchain and peer-to-peer computing technology.

Prior to his legal career, Jeff worked as an electrical engineer for the United States Air Force and a manager in the technology industry.