I’m pleased to recognize Maryam with this important honor. Her perseverance, work ethic and leadership qualities are an inspiration to all women.
Garden City, NY (PRWEB) December 30, 2015
The National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) honors Maryam Imam as a 2015-2016 inductee into its VIP Woman of the Year Circle. She is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in law. NAPW is the nation’s leading networking organization exclusively for professional women, boasting 850,000 members and over 200 operating Local Chapters.
“I’m pleased to recognize Maryam with this important honor,” said NAPW President Star Jones. “Her perseverance, work ethic and leadership qualities are an inspiration to all women.”
Maryam Imam brings 25 years of legal experience, coupled with nine years of practice as an Electrical Engineer, to her position as Managing Partner at IPX Law Group, LLP. According to the firm’s website, she “practices in the areas of patents, trademark, copyright counseling, prosecution, interference, due diligence and litigation in federal and state courts as well as the US Patent and Trademark Office,” and has “represented and continues to represent a variety of high-technology US and foreign-based clients as an intellectual property attorney.”
A graduate of Peninsula University School of Law, Ms. Imam touts an impressive resume featuring four different positions as Company Counsel. She owned her own law practice for ten years prior to assuming her current role. Her skills and areas of expertise include intellectual property, patents, trade secrets, licensing and trademarks.
Ms. Imam has drafted a plethora of patents who were the subject of a complex patent litigation suit that resulted in licensing revenues for the firm’s client. She has also presented trademark applications to patent and trademark appeals boards, and manages entire intellectual property portfolios for both small and large companies.
Going beyond her job duties, Ms. Imam has lectured at Hangzhou University in China, and has taught intellectual property law, ethics and business at Santa Clara University in California. She is a member of the American Intellectual Property Law Association and the California Bar.
Awards & Accomplishments: Juris Doctor, Peninsula University; Master’s, Stevens Institute of Technology, Electrical Engineering; Bachelor’s, Drexel University, Electrical Engineering
NAPW’s mission is to provide an exclusive, highly advanced networking forum to successful women executives, professionals and entrepreneurs where they can aspire, connect and achieve. Through innovative resources, unique tools and progressive benefits, professional women interact, exchange ideas, advance their knowledge and empower each other.