Michael Stein has 30 years of experience working with technology companies and nearly 25 years of experience advising clients in the field of intellectual property protection and enforcement. Michael has extensive experience counseling technology-oriented clients – primarily in the electronics, telecommunications and software industries – in complex matters concerning U.S. and international patent laws. Michael focuses his practice on patent portfolio development and counseling, USPTO post-grant litigation proceedings, and client counseling in respect to industry standard-setting activities and open source software. Michael has also successfully formed and managed several “key client teams” that have been able to achieve the highest performance reviews for large firm clients. These teams have been recognized as providing the highest-quality work product, as well as the highest-quality service delivery.