Robert Lyons

Registered Patent Attorney & Managing Attorney

Intellectual Property and Emerging Technologies Practice Group

Professional Experience

Robert Lyons supervises the preparation and filing of patent applications with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).  He has been engaged in writing and prosecuting patent applications for more than fifteen years.

Prior to practicing Intellectual Property Law, Mr. Lyons engaged in the practice of general practice of law as a sole practitioner for twenty years with an office in Rockville, Maryland.

Bar Admissions

    • U.S. Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO) – Registered Patent Attorney
    • Maryland
    • District of Columbia

Court Admissions

    • Maryland Court of Appeals
    • U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
    • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit


    • University of Maryland, B.S., Chemistry
    • University of Maryland School of Law, J.D.
    • University of Maryland, B.A.


    • Greek


    • Montgomery County Maryland Bar Association
    • American Intellectual Property Law Association 
    • American Chemical Society

Personal Interests

Mr. Lyons is an amateur radio operator with Extra class license, He is a member of the Montgomery Amateur Radio Club, Inc., and has served as Public Service Chairman for the Club since the early 1990s.  He is also a member of the ARRL the US national association for amateur radio and is a permanent member of the National Honor Society.