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Chris Novak, J.D.

Chris Novak joined Fish IP Law™ as a Patent Agent in 2017. With nearly twenty years of experience preparing and prosecuting patent applications for high-value startups, and mid-to-large size companies. Chris’ expertise provides him the inherent ability to serve the needs of Fish IP™’s wide range of clients.

Chris earned his Master of Science in Electrical Engineering from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, and both his juris doctor and Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Marquette University Law School in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Prior to joining Fish IP Law™, Chris worked as a consultant at a fabless semiconductor company and provided complex patent prosecution counsel for leading equipment manufacturers. He is also the Founder and President of Electric Vehicle Entrepreneurs of Silicon Valley, an innovative organization dedicated to the development and marketing of electric vehicle technology.

In his free time, Chris enjoys cycling, missionary work, and studying Mandarin.