Renee A. Danega Associate
Renee has experience with examining patent applications through allowance, appeal, or abandonment. She focuses her practice on analyzing mechanical and electromechanical technologies, with an emphasis on biomechanical devices for novelty, obviousness and statutory patentability through extensive prior art searches and detailed correspondence.
Prior to joining Barnes & Thornburg, Renee was a patent examiner with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
Renee is not regularly admitted to practice law in the local courts of the District of Columbia. Pursuant to Rule 49 her practice in the District of Columbia is limited to federal courts and agencies.
Professional and Community Involvement
Member, Virginia State Bar Association
Member, Syracuse University Alumni Association
Volunteer Ski Instructor, Blue Ridge Adaptive Snow Sports