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S. James Boumil III

Adjunct Professor


S. James Boumil III is an associate in the Litigation Department and a member of the Patent Law and Intellectual Property groups at Proskauer Rose LLP. He is registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office. 

James assists clients in obtaining and enforcing intellectual property rights in the U.S. and abroad. He has experience with a range of technologies including lasers, optics, electrochemical devices, medical devices, mechanical systems, electronics, semiconductor devices, communications systems, software and business methods. He also maintains an active trademark practice.

In addition, James has diverse experience in a wide variety of administrative proceedings and litigation matters. His patent prosecution experience includes patent reexaminations, inter partes reviews and appeals, as well as equivalent proceedings abroad. His litigation experience spans the fields of patent, trademark, antitrust, trade secret, private equity and other complex commercial litigation areas. 

While in law school, James served as a legal intern at Tufts Medical Center in Boston. He assisted with the development of the center's Institutional Conflicts of Interest Policy and researched new methods of protecting its intellectual property. He also wrote for the Chicago Journal of International Law while in law school.