Our Professionals

GEORGE O. SAILE, JD
Of Counsel

BS Engineering, University of Cincinnati
JD George Washington University

Established George O. Saile & Associates, 1989 - now Saile Ackerman LLC

Past Experience

Patent Examiner, US Patent Office
Consulting Patent Attorney, IBM 

george@saileackerman.com



STEPHEN B. ACKERMAN, JD
Patent Attorney

BS Electrical Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
JD Pace University

American Intellectual Property Law Association
American Bar Association

Past Experience
Engineer, IBM 

steve@saileackerman.com


BILL BRUNSVOLD, PhD
Technical Advisor

BS, Chemistry, Wartburg College
PhD, Organic Chemistry, University of Wisconsin , Madison

Past Experience
Senior Engineer IBM
INVENTOR OF 17 US PATENTS


CLIVE A. COLLINS
Technical Advisor

BS Electrical Engineering Univ. of Colorado

Past Experience
Senior Technical Staff IBM
INVENTOR OF 15 US PATENTS


LIJUN JIANG
Technical Advisor

BS Aeronautics Beijing University
MS Engineering, Tsinghua University
PhD Engineering University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana

Past Experience
INVENTOR 4 US PATENTS
Application Engineer, Hewlett-Packard
Research Engineer IBM
Associate Professor, Dept. of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
The University of Hong Kong


BILLY J. KNOWLES
Patent Agent

BS ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING Union College
MBA Union College

Past Experience

Advisory Engineer IBM
INVENTOR OF 14 US PATENTS


RALPH C. MITCHELL
Technical Advisor

BS Electrical Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
MS Electrical Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Past Experience
Engineer, IBM
INVENTOR OF 2 US PATENTS


ROSEMARY L.S. PIKE
Patent Agent

BS Computer Science, Union College
MS Computer Engineering, University of Michigan

Past Experience
Engineer , MTS Bell Laboratories
Engineer, AT&T Microelectronics


LARRY PRESCOTT, PhD
Patent Agent

BS ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING University of Minnesota
MS ENG. Massachusetts Inst. of Technology
PHD ENG University of Minnesota

Past Experience
Senior Engineer IBM


LINDA L. QUINN
Technical Advisor

BS Electrical Engineering University of Notre Dame
MS Electrical Engineering Syracuse University

Past Experience
INVENTOR 2 US PATENTS
Engineer IBM

Adjunct Professor, Mathematics, Marist College


WILLI K. RACKL
Technical Advisor

BS Electrical Engineering Polytechnic Univ., Munich
MS Electrical Engineering Union College

Past Experience
Advisory Engineer IBM
INVENTOR OF 1 US PATENT


MORTON TAVEL, PhD
Technical Advisor

BS, Physics, City College of New York
MS, Physics, Stevens Institute of Technology
PhD, Physics, Yeshiva University

Past Experience
Professor of Physics, Vassar College


DR. STEVEN H. VOLDMAN
Technical Advisor

BS Engineering Science, University of Buffalo
Masters - EE Massachusetts Institute of Technology
The EE Degree Massachusetts Institute of Technology
MS Engineering Physics, University of Vermont
PhD EE, University of Vermont

IEEE Fellow

Past Experience
INVENTOR 258 US PATENTS
Senior Engineer IBM