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Charles W. Gregg-Geist




University of Michigan, B.A.
  • Social Theory & Practice and Arabic, Armenian, Persian, Turkish & Islamic Studies
  • with honors
American University in Cairo


Charles Gregg-Geist is a specialist in the Intellectual Property Department. He assists attorneys in the patent prosecution practice.

  • Prepares, revises, reviews, and files U.S. provisional, U.S. utility and Patent Cooperative Treaty (PCT) applications with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
  • Maintains large and small client portfolios for U.S. utility applications, PCT applications, and national phase (worldwide) applications
  • Interfaces with clients and foreign agents toward the successful prosecution of patent applications in the U.S. and internationally
  • Monitors various action items to keep applications in good standing
  • Prepares legal documents for clients, foreign agents and associates, government agencies, other law firms, and corporations
  • Provides legal support on a variety of intellectual property matters


Great Lakes PeaceJam

  • Transition Committee, 2013 - Present

United Way of the Battle Creek and Kalamazoo Region

  • Board of Directors, 2005 - 2007