Joel M. Gotkin

Oliff PLC
1010 Market Street
Suite 850
St. Louis, Missouri 63101

Telephone: (314) 621-8383
Facsimile: (314) 621-8666




Practices Areas

Biomedical, Mechanical


Missouri, 2013
Virginia, 2010
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 2010


Munich Intellectual Property Law Center at the Max Planck Institute, Munich, Germany, 2011
LL.M, Master of Laws, Intellectual Property and Competition Law

The George Washington University Law School, Washington, DC, 2010
J.D., Juris Doctor

Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, 2007
B.S.E., Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Biomedical Engineering
B.S., Bachelor of Science, Economics


“The United States Bayh-Dole Act and its Effect on University Technology Transfer,” Munich Intellectual Property Law Center Studies, Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft, Volume 18, 2012

Past Positions

United States Patent and Trademark Office, Special Program Examiner Intern, Patent Technology Centers Management, Summers 2008 and 2009


American Intellectual Property Law Association - Member
American Bar Association - Member
Mensa International - Member