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By Richard Gearhart
Founding Partner

20-year Veteran David Postolski Joins Firm’s Esteemed Roster of IP Practitioners

Summit, New Jersey – Gearhart Law, a leading New Jersey-based IP firm specializing in patent and trademark law, is pleased to announce the addition of David Postolski to its team of attorneys. Mr. Postolski brings to the firm 20 years of extensive experience in numerous practice areas including patent prosecution and counseling, trademarks and copyrights, healthcare law and life sciences. His patent practice encompasses various technological and scientific areas, including software and app development, financial transactions, gaming, medical, mechanical and electrical devices, and business methods, as well as patents related to chemistry and life sciences.

Though his background is diverse, Mr. Postolski specializes in assisting inventors, creators, start ups, entrepreneurs, early stage companies and emerging companies with U.S. and international intellectual property strategy, protection, enforcement and monetization.

“As the need for patent and IP services expands, so does Gearhart Law’s client base and the demand for the best and brightest legal talent,” said Richard Gearhart, founder and CEO of Gearhart Law. “David’s extensive background in both life sciences and entrepreneurism makes him a perfect fit for our team. His expertise in software also adds depth to our service offerings, and we are excited to have him on board.”

Prior to joining Gearhart Law, Mr. Postolski was employed by Day Pitney, a full service law firm with close to 300 attorneys in New Jersey, Connecticut, New York, Boston and Washington, DC. He is registered in the State of New York and with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Mr. Postolski frequently speaks and authors on various intellectual property issues, and is deeply involved in the creation of New York State’s first federally approved patent pro bono program in conjunction with Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts.

Mr. Postolski possesses a Bachelor of Arts degree in International Politics from New York University, a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from Oregon State and a Doctorate of Jurisprudence from Nova Southeastern University. He also speaks multiple languages including Japanese, Hebrew and Yiddish. Mr. Postolski currently resides in West Orange, New Jersey.

About the Author
Richard Gearhart, Esq. is the founder of Gearhart Law and the host of a weekly radio show for entrepreneurs called “Passage to Profit”. He has built a firm with an international presence that helps entrepreneurs from around the world with their patent, trademark and copyright needs. Richard commands a breadth of experience that comes from nearly 30 years of practice in the writing and prosecution of hundreds of patents, and in all aspects of Intellectual Property law. In 2022, Richard was recognized by ROI New Jersey as a 2022 ROI Influencer in the Law List category for being one of the best of the best in New Jersey for intellectual property law. Gearhart Law emerged from Richard’s passion for entrepreneurship and startups and his belief that entrepreneurship grows the economy and creates jobs. When we started Gearhart Law, our goal was to help and support the new business ventures of 500 entrepreneurs and inventors. After 12 years, the firm has far surpassed this goal; today, we look forward to helping even more inventors and entrepreneurs get off to a great start and reach their own goals.