Ayhan Mertogul


Mechanical

Registered Patent Attorney


As Project Manager, Ayhan leads our team of over 40 highly trained
mechanical arts research professionals that include registered patent
attorneys, patent agents, and individuals with advanced technical
degrees. Acting as a liaison between clients and search analysts,
he defines the scope and price of searches, directs technologies
to the appropriate analysts, and determines customized strategies
for client search needs.

Ayhan has managed thousands of searches for Cardinal assisting
a wide range of clientele. He has extensive knowledge in mechanical
arts, including technologies related to thermal sciences, materials,
aircraft, propulsion systems, optics, modeling and simulations, fluid
mechanics, gasdynamics, oil and gas drilling, and automotive systems.
In addition, his experience as a patent attorney provides a basis
for understanding the issues of relevance for each of the different types
of searches performed by Cardinal.

Ayhan earned his JD from the John Marshall Law School. He earned
his PhD in mechanical engineering, and his MS and BS in aeronautical
engineering, all from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Ayhan is currently a United States Patent & Trademark Office Registered
Patent Attorney and an active member of the Illinois Bar.

TECHNICAL AREAS

Mechanical Arts

EDUCATION

JD John Marshall Law School
PhD Mechanical Engineering
MS Aeronautical Engineering
BS Aeronautical Engineering
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

MEMBERSHIPS

USPTO Registered Patent Attorney
Illinois State Bar


Contact Information

847.905.7122phone
847.905.7509direct
847.905.7123fax
ayhan.mertogul@cardinal-ip.com

Invalidity Search Options
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    U.S. & Worldwide Patents + Patent Publications & Non-Patent

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    • Essential NPL Searching
    • Claim Mapping / Analysis Available
    • 5-7 Business Days
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    U.S. & Worldwide Patents + Patent Publications & Non-Patent

    Includes

    • Independent Claims Only (Single Inventive Concept)
    • Essential NPL Searching
    • Claim Mapping / Analysis Available
    • 5-7 Business Days
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    U.S. & Worldwide Patents + Patent Publications & Non-Patent

    Includes

    • Independent Claims Only (Single Inventive Concept)
    • Essential NPL Searching
    • Claim Mapping / Analysis Available
    • 5-7 Business Days
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    U.S. & Worldwide Patents + Patent Publications & Non-Patent

    Includes

    • Independent Claims Only (Single Inventive Concept)
    • Essential NPL Searching
    • Claim Mapping / Analysis Available
    • 5-7 Business Days
    Quote