Abigail J. Griffin and Sean B. Van Eysden have joined Michael Best & Friedrich LLP as patent engineers in the firm’s Intellectual Property Practice Group. Both Griffin and Van Eysden will be located in the Milwaukee office.
Griffin has a background in electrical engineering and will assist with preparation and prosecution of patent applications involving electrical subject matter. She is experienced in C and C++ programming and VHSIC Hardware Description Language and has a special interest in electric motors and electromagnetics. Griffin received a dual B.S. in Electrical Engineering, with honors, from Milwaukee School of Engineering and Fachhochschule Lübeck University of Applied Sciences in Lübeck, Germany.
With a background in mechanical engineering, Van Eysden will assist in the preparation and prosecution of patent applications involving mechanical subject matter. Van Eysden received his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, with high honors, from Milwaukee School of Engineering in 2016, where he also participated on the NCAA Division III hockey team and was president of the university’s Gift of Life foundation. He is a member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers.