about us

Some patent matters Require Research Profesionals.

Envision IP is a boutique law firm focusing on patent research and transaction support, and is able to maintain privilege for sensitive matters.

The firm is headquartered in Research Triangle Park (RTP), North Carolina, a center for high-tech research and development, and home to global companies and leading universities. Our Manhattan office is located close to many of the world’s premier investment banks, financial institutions and law firms.

Maulin Shah
Managing Attorney
Maulin is a patent attorney specializing in invalidity searching and patent valuation modeling. Maulin was named a 2010 Southern California Rising Star by SuperLawyers Magazine. In addition, Maulin has lectured at the NYU Stern School of Business on topics ranging from patent enforcement to IP licensing. Maulin is licensed only in California and before the USPTO.

Maulin received dual BSc degrees in Electrical and Biomedical Engineering from Duke University, and a JD from the University of Florida College of Law, where he graduated Cum Laude and served as an Editor of the Technology Law and Policy Journal.
Alex lee
Director of Research Services, Scientific Advisor
Alex is a former patent examiner with the USPTO, where he worked in various telecommunications-related art units. After leaving the USPTO, Alex worked as a consultant at IBM Global Technology Services. 

Alex received a BSc degree in Electrical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and a Masters degree in Electrical Engineering from University of Michigan - Ann Arbor.