Louis Levenson Ph.D.

Patent Agent

Costa Mesa
T +1.714.966.8809
F +1.714.754.6611


Louis Levenson draws on a deep well of scientific education and achievement in his work preparing and prosecuting both U.S. and foreign patent applications related to science and technology. He provides support to clients ranging from startups to Fortune 100 companies for intellectual property (IP) due diligence, patentability and freedom to operate analyses and offers technical analysis for IP litigation and inter partes review. He has worked on patent filing, prosecution strategy and due diligence review related to mechanical, electrical and software aspects of mobile and wearable devices, electronic commerce, machine learning, medical devices, navigation and space systems and semiconductors, among others.

Louis was a postdoctoral scholar in the Observational Cosmology Consulting Group at the California Institute of Technology after earning a Ph.D. in physics. He also co-authored more than 50 refereed publications.

Select Experience

  • Prepare and prosecute U.S. and foreign patent applications.
  • Interact with in-house counsel for startup and Fortune 100 companies regarding patent filing and prosecution strategy and due diligence reviews.
  • Relevant arts include: mechanical, electrical and software aspects of portable electronic devices; semiconductors; imaging devices; medical devices including microfluidics, ophthalmic and cardiac surgical and interventional devices, infusion and IV technologies; space systems; navigation systems; oil and gas; cryptographic systems; antennas; displays; electronic commerce; etc.

Recognitions and Memberships


  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, Registration No. 69,220
  • [Not an Attorney]


  • Ph.D., Physics, University of California, Los Angeles, 2008
  • M.S., Physics, University of California, Los Angeles, 2004
  • B.S., Astrophysics, University of California, Los Angeles, 2002, summa cum laude