Howard Teff Ph.D.
Israeli Patent, Trademark and Design Attorney.
Native English speaker (UK).
Over 15 years experience in IP, mostly in patents in a number of IP offices.
Seasoned in prosecution, drafting and litigation (oppositions and infringement) and freedom-to-operate, and in prosecution of designs.
Ph.D. in biophysics, M.Sc. in electrochemistry and a B.Sc. in computational chemistry.
Prior to IP worked in the pharmaceutical and chemical process sectors in R&D and process management.
Professional membership: Israel Patent Attorneys Association, AIPPI; AAAS – American Association for the Advancementof Science, and IVS. Member of the standing committee for trademarks of AIPPI.
Israeli Patent, Trademark and Design Attorney.
Native English speaker (US).
Working for over 20 years in intellectual property (IP), and very experienced in both trademarks and patents, in-house.
Presently also an in-house patent attorney at Iscar doing materials-related IP work in both the Materials R&D department and the IP department. Jennifer has also managed trademarks for Iscar.
At her former work place Makhteshim-Agan Now Adama) she headed the IP department, managed the trademarks and completed advanced courses in chemistry. Jennifer holds
a degreein materials
Israel Patent Attorneys Association, AIPPI – Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Proprit Intellectuelle.
Mordechai Lando Ph.D.
Dr Lando obtained expertise in four pillars of innovation: research, investment evaluation, intellectual property, and entrepreneurship. After completing his Ph.D. in physics, Dr Lando worked for NRCN of Israel for more than 20 years. He published dozens of scientific articles and reports, presented his research in 30 international conferences, developed industrial products and systems, and retired in 2009 at a degree equivalent to a Professor in a university. During the years 2011-2019, Dr Lando served as an evaluator for the Israeli Innovation Authority. Under that capacity, he evaluated 200 projects for start-up companies and university-industry consortia. Dr Lando also served as a Registered Patent Attorney at Dr Mark Friedman (2008-2015) and as an independent patent attorney.
Richard Tasgal, Ph.D
Native English speaker (CA).
Dr. Tasgal has over 25 years experience in optics, telecommunication and physical chemistry.
He obtained degrees in physics and applied physics, at University of Toronto and Colombia University, respectively, and a Ph.D. in applied math at Tel Aviv University.
He conducted post-doc research at University of Technology, Japan and subsequently held a researcher position at Ben Gurion University.
One of the founders of the telcom company Teraop.
He is the author of scores of articles in journals and of a patent.
Dr. Tasgal is training to be a patent attorney.
He is also working and studying part time machine learning.
Heba is a biomedical engineer from the Technion Institute in Haifa.
She has extensive experience in lab work and data analysis.
Heba worked 2016-mid 2018 in Professor Eitan Kimmel’s lab at Technion doing brain Research. Her project dealt with the effects of ultrasonic waves on nerve cells, including working with ultrasonic transducers, amplifiers and signal generators, cell cultures and application of biological methods such as transferences and DNA extraction.
Since 2018 Heba is working part time at Geffen Medical; Tel Aviv in the Advanced Technologies Department, Customer support- resolving functional problems in advanced Glucometers and insulin pumps, and reporting to the manufacturer.
Heba is fluent in MATLAB, SolidWorks and Fluent, as well as in English, Arabic and Hebrew.
Barak is a fourth year mechanical Engineering student at the Technion Institute of Technology in Haifa.
He has knowledge in design, manufacturing process and control.
Barak is proficient in Solidworks, Creo Parametric and Matlab. He is majoring in control and robotics in which he has been taught to think outside of the box and solve problems through creativity and analysis.
Before starting his studies, Barak worked in informal education in which he developed organizational management as well as skills in communication, event management and budget management.
Barak is currently being trained as a patent attorney and formerly also worked with us as a paralegal.
Vered is a paralegal. She immigrated to Israel in 2022 from Canada.
She had a degree in geography and specialized in geology.
She was an administrator of a large Canadian business in 2018-2022.
Elisa J Llewellyn-Sendik
Elisa is a paralegal. She immigrated to Israel in 2015 from US.
Elisa has a background in English editing, and customer service and administative support.
Elisa has a degree from Arizona State University West in English language and literature and also studied sciences.