About Levin Consulting Group

For The Corporate Client:

Our team is uniquely qualified to assist in every aspect of portfolio management. You have a choice of organizations that offer similar services. What we do differently is ensure that your business goals govern every aspect of the portfolio management strategy. The result is a more cohesive, congruent business structure with predictable successes.

We don’t think like lawyers – we think like stakeholders so you get focused and effective portfolio management. Thanks to our unique process we can provide these services without compromise at a more competitive rate than law firms.

Commercialization:

When it comes to commercialization there are a multitude of opportunities and tactics and just as many pitfalls. Proper planning and execution are paramount. Our success comes from the ability to learn and understand your business growth strategy. Based on this we craft the optimal commercialization strategy for your business and implement it.

For The Private Inventor:

We help you realize the benefits of your efforts by assisting you with a patent strategy based on your desired outcome and the end-result goal of owning the patent. Unlike most law firms that simply go “through the process” we provide the personal touch and assist you in the decision making process. In most cases our fees are considerably lower making the choice to deal with Levin Consulting Group an obvious one.

Meet Our Team:

Levin Consulting Group, LCG

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Victoria Levin, Patent Agent and Co-Founder

MA in IP Law (U. of Haifa), B. Sc. Mech. Engineering (Technion -Israel), Registered Israeli Patent Agent. Patent agent with strong record of managing intellectual property and patent portfolios issues for large medical device OEMs, industrial machinery companies and for SMEs in various fields.

Victoria oversees the professional services of LCG. Being very detail oriented, Victoria enjoys the challenges IP management presents her with. She also cracked the formula to combine firm management and being a mother of 2 munchkins.

Victoria is fluent in English, Russian and Hebrew

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Alex Levin, Partner and Co-Founder

MBA (Schulich S. B. -Toronto), Pr.Eng. electrical and computer science (Israel) with diverse experience in management consulting of technology companies.

Alex manages Business Development of Levin Consulting Group and commercialization activities. In IP department, Alex performs patent portfolio analysis and outlines client’s IP strategy, while ensuring it is compatible with overall business strategy. Alex also oversees patent portfolio management activities of LCG clients.

Alex frequently lectures about Patent Portfolio Management, Intellectual Property, Competitive Intelligence and everything in between.

In his free time, diving, motorcycling and travel planning are his favorite time-spenders.

Alex is fluent in English, Russian and Hebrew and travels to Israel regularly

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Pooja Sabharwal, Patent Manager

M.SC Life Science (IIT Roorkee, India), B.Sc Biology (India), Patent manager with an extensive experience in Intellectual Property research analysis.
Pooja has an in-depth understanding of how to use IP data strategically to make business decisions. Worked in a wide range of technical domains including Electronics and Telecommunications, Chemicals, Medical Devices, Consumer Goods and Biotechnology. In the recent past, successfully managed numerous global clients including multiple Fortune 500 clients and prior to Levin Consulting Group, she has worked as an Intellectual Property (IP) division manager.

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Guy Levi Adv, PhD, Patent Attorney

Guy is a US registered Attorney with Bar admission in NY, NJ and the USPTO. Guy’s practice includes all aspects of IP protection, from preparation and prosecution, counseling and strategic management of complex IPR portfolios, to litigation support. In the past, while with several preeminent IP law firms, Guy has took part in several Patent litigation matters involving medical devices, design patents and telecom hardware. In addition, Guy has worked for several fortune 100 corporations, in RD&E, technology insertion management and as a liaison between RD&E and legal department. In addition to a doctoral degree in physical chemistry Guy also received a Master’s degree in Technology Management from Stevens Institute of Technology in New Jersey, focusing on business competitive intelligence and strategic analysis in the biotech and high-tech industries. Guy has been involved in servicing the Israeli High-tech, Biotech, Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices industries, as well as individual inventors for the past 9 years.

Guy is fluent in English and Hebrew and travels to Israel regularly.

 

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Shawn Unger, Market Research Analyst

Shawn provides the company and its client’s an in-depth analysis on different industries and sectors.  He does this by composing business analysis reports that display the business model, market potential, Risk and SWOT analysis for clients, based on their needs and strategy. Combined with patent and related information, clients obtain unique product.

In addition, Shawn is a student at the University of Toronto, undertaking a specialization in Economics and Mathematical Finance (BSc). He is currently listed on the Deans List for high academic achievement and received the Presidents entrance scholarship upon entering the university.  Shawn is an active member at the University of Toronto, and is currently a coach and intermediate member of the University of Toronto Boxing Club.

 

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Eyal Haytman, Commercialization Manager

Eyal oversees commercialization activities of LCG.

Building on over 20 years of Business and Product Development and start up management experience, Eyal provides the company with necessary insight – and not less important – experience of working with  vast range of clients, from start-ups to large multi nationals.

In addition to working with Key Opinion Leaders across different continents, Eyal also manages his own start-up. When finally having some free time on hands, Eyal enjoys sailing and grilling.

 

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Mirna Baloul, MBA, Patent Attorney

Mirna Baloul is a highly accomplished and analytical senior intellectual property attorney with an MBA and extensive experience in corporate patents, IP licensing, new business development, negotiations, and C-suite counseling.

Prior to joining the firm, Mirna was an in-house Senior Counsel at Texas Instruments.  For the past 10 years, she has expertly counseled clients, from startups to Fortune 100 companies, on diverse IP matters to secure patents, perform strategic intellectual property planning and intellectual property audits.  Mirna has prepared and successfully prosecuted numerous patents in such diverse areas as wireless telecommunications, video and audio processing, integrated circuits, computer software and hardware, fiber optics and mechanical technology.  She has extensive experience in preparing patent portfolios and supporting technology-based companies seeking to develop strategic patenting initiatives.

In addition, Mirna has eight years of hardware and software engineering experience with companies such as National Weather Service (NOAA), Motorola Inc. and Nielsen Media Research, in projects related to system design and software development.

Mirna’s passion for life, family and friends is also reflected in her commitment and zealous representation of each of her clients. Mirna supports clients as a trusted advisor to their business.  As a business professional, she believes that her success hinges on her clients’ success. Mirna’s entrepreneurial nature, extensive legal experience and strong technical background are the key to her achievements and lay the foundation for efficaciously representing every client.

Mirna is currently licensed to practice in the State of Texas, State of Oklahoma and before the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

Innovation - Our Expertise

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Our Services

LCG provides all services related to intellectual property such as patent searches, patent application drafting and IP portfolio management while cooperating with a leading patent attorney firm during patent prosecution process. LCG will also coordinate all necessary activities with the appropriate government offices.