Hasse & Nesbitt, LLC: Patent Attorneys

Practice Areas

We handle utility and design patents, trademarks, and copyrights.

Our Patent Attorneys

Our patent attorneys have technical degrees in chemical engineering, metallurgical engineering and material science, civil and environmental engineering, medicine and the chemistry and biochemistry sciences.

Attorney Biography

Ronald J. Richter, M.D

Ronald J. Richter, M.D

Attorney at Law and U.S. Registered Patent Attorney
Phone: 513-229-0383 x105
Fax: 513-229-0683

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Ron Richter specializes in preparation and prosecution of patent applications related to medical inventions.

In addition to securing protection for inventions such as lens implant systems, endotracheal tubes, anesthesia delivery systems, viral vaccines, and screening systems for renal failure, Ron’s technical and patent experience covers a wide range of technology and product areas, including liquefied natural gas (LNG) related devices and methods, reciprocating compressors, electrodialysis techniques, business methods, biological systems, biotechnology and other mechanical arts. Ron also has experience with the drafting of legal opinions, including patentability, infringement and validity opinions, and licensing agreements and enforcement of intellectual property rights.

In addition to obtaining a J.D. from the University of Dayton School of Law in 2001, Ron received an M.D. from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine in 1989 and a B.S. in Molecular Biology from Vanderbilt University in 1985. Dr. Richter also completed an anesthesia residency in Cleveland, Ohio, serving as Chief Resident of Anesthesia at Meridia Huron Hospital and completing fellowships in both cardiothoracic anesthesia and pain management in 1993. Before joining Hasse & Nesbitt LLC in 2004, he worked for 6 years as an anesthesiologist and 3 years as a patent attorney.

Ron is a member of the Cincinnati Intellectual Property Law Association, the Cincinnati Bar Association, the Ohio State Bar Association, and the Intellectual Property Division of the American Bar Association (ABA). He is licensed to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, and in the State of Ohio.