Russell DeClerck

Russell DeClerck

New York

Email [email protected]​

Phone +1 212 918 3616

Fax +1 212 918 3100

Practice groupIntellectual Property, Media, and Technology

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.

Education and admissions


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

Related practices

Intellectual Property