William is a USPTO registered patent attorney in all 50 states of the US & is admitted to practice law in Massachusetts & New York; his high bar exam scores allow him to waive into D.C. Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals. He is involved with several associations: BPLA BBA MBA AIPLA INTA & ABA. He received CALI Award for a perfect grade in Intellectual Property Law in Practice course, passed the Fundamentals of Engineering Exam on chemical civil electrical computer environmental industrial & mechanical engineering. Specializing in NDA & non-compete agreements entity formation assignments & licensing related to IP: patents trademarks trade secrets domain name registration & copyrights, William works in assisting entrepreneurs, startups, early-stage companies & enterprise clients in “protecting their passion” with corporate law IP law patents including IP portfolio strategies trademarks trade dress copyrights licensing & other contracts patents strategic partnerships & succession planning with a focus on IP issues, i.e., patents domain name registration trademarks trade secrets copyrights licensing & related business formation & contract issues Projects that have ranged from patent & IP consultation to property management & estate planning & corporate law issues. He has worked on legal matters & has counselled entrepreneurs/startups since 2009 through Mansfield Law, worked on legal issues, i.e., company formation contracts (employment contractor non-compete non-disclosure non-solicitation & non-hire agreements) founder representation & negotiation of term sheets with a focus on IP protection & prosecution of provisional & non-provisional patents, especially business method, business process, electrical, mechanical, telecommunications, & e-commerce patents I have assisted in securing global IP protection via filing PCT patent applications & thru a network of foreign IP professionals.