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Russell DeClerck

Attorney Intellectual Property, Media, and Technology

DeClerck Russell

Russell DeClerck
DeClerck Russell
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As a litigator and registered patent attorney, Russell DeClerck has represented both individual inventors and large international corporations. Drawing on his prior training as a mechanical engineer, he has advised clients in obtaining and protecting intellectual property rights in the areas of electro-mechanical arts, medical devices, ergonomics, wireless networking, and merchandising.

In addition to over 15 years in patent litigation, Russell has advised major U.S. companies on matters concerning freedom to operate, licensing, and branding.


  • J.D., Pace University School of Law, 1998
  • M.S. Mechanical Engineering, Manhattan College, 1993
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Manhattan College, 1991
Bar admissions and qualifications
  • New York
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
Court admissions
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Wisconsin