Peter Evangelatos is an associate in the firm's Intellectual Property Litigation Practice Area focusing on patent litigation as well as prosecution matters.
Peter has a degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Rochester and leverages his background in science to counsel clients on technologies from a wide range of fields including medical devices, medical diagnostics, organic chemistry, energy systems, waste-to-energy systems, wireless power transfer, and tracking systems.
Peter graduated from Albany Law School of Union University. While attending law school, he served as the president and treasurer of the Intellectual Property Law Society. He also worked as a judicial intern for the Honorable Lawrence E. Kahn of the US District Court for the Northern District of New York, and as a summer associate for Carter, DeLuca, Farrell & Schmidt, an intellectual property law firm in Long Island.
Previously, Peter worked as a project manager in the Innovations and Partnerships department at the Research Foundation for the State University of New York. In this position, he assessed patentability and commercial potential of proposed inventions, and drafted patent applications from invention disclosures. Most recently, his paper titled “Obviousness is Obviously in Mayo: How Ariosa Reveals Mayo’s True Requirement” was published in the Albany Law School Journal of Science and Technology.
- Albany Law School of Union University, J.D., magna cum laude, concentration: Intellectual Property with honors, 2017
- University of Rochester, B.S., 2014
- New York, 2018
- American Intellectual Property Law Association
- “Can Sovereign Immunity Act as a Bar to Patent Infringement?” New York State Bar Association, Bright Ideas, Winter 2017
- “Obviousness is Obviously in Mayo: How Ariosa Reveals Mayo’s True Requirement,” Albany Law School Journal of Science and Technology, 2017
- The Honorable Lawrence E. Kahn, US District Court for the Northern District of New York, Judicial Intern
- Carter, DeLuca, Farrell & Schmidt, Summer Associate
- The Research Foundation for The State University of New York, Innovation and Partnerships, Project Manager