David A. Burge is a registered patent attorney who provides legal advice to indivduals and companies needing practical protections for Designs, Trademarks & Mechanical Innovations.
David earned his engineering degree with Highest Honors at the University of Illinois. His law degree was earned while doing patent work in the employ of General Electric, beginning at Georgetown University and concluding at the University of Louisville.
David is the author of articles on patent and trademark protections, is a coauthor of the Patents chapter in engineering handbooks published by John Wiley & Sons, and is the author of three editions of the hardback book Patent & Trademark Tactics & Practice. A fourth edition is in the works.
David has been active in bar association work, is a past Chairman of the Young Lawyers Section of the Cleveland Bar Association, and maintains memberships in the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association, the Cleveland Intellectual Property Law Association, American Bar Association and the American Intellectual Property Law Association.