Ted Apple Ph.D.
Retired Partner

1302 El Camino Real Suite 175, Menlo Park, CA USA 94025


Ted Apple focuses his practice on patent acquisition and counseling. He prosecutes patents for clients in the U.S. and abroad, and provides patentability, patent validity, infringement, and freedom-to-operate counseling to assist clients in business planning. Dr. Apple also conducts portfolio analysis in connection with licensing and venture capital financing.

Dr. Apple has experience in a number of technical and legal areas, including molecular biology, immunology, genetics, pharmaceutical formulation and re-purposing strategies, biologics, diagnostics, and microfluidics.

Prior to practicing law, Dr. Apple was a post-doctoral fellow in the Department of Cardiovascular Research at Genentech, Inc.


University of California, Berkeley B.A.

University of California, Berkeley Ph.D.

University of California, Boalt Hall School of Law J.D.


California (1996)

Court Admissions

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (1992)

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