Lerner, David, Littenberg, Krumholz & Mentlik, LLP
Lerner, David, Littenberg, Krumholz & Mentlik, LLP

Lerner David Littenberg
Krumholz & Mentlik, LLP

600 South Avenue West
Westfield, NJ

P: (908) 654-5000

F: (908) 654-7866


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Lerner, David, Littenberg, Krumholz & Mentlik, LLP | Intellectual Property Counsel
Aaron S. Eckenthal
phone 908.518.6370
fax 908.654.7866
email aeckenthal@lernerdavid.com

Aaron Eckenthal is an associate in the firm. His practice encompasses all areas of intellectual property law with a particular concentration in litigation.

Mr. Eckenthal attended the University of Wisconsin – Madison, where he received B.S. degrees in Genetics and Bacteriology. He participated in studies to understand the molecular basis of the aging process through gene expression profiling using "DNA-chips" and generation of transgenic and "knock-out" mice. He also participated in studies to understand the mechanisms underlying the pathophysiology of chronic pain in order to develop mechanistically-based analgesic treatments to prevent or abolish chronic pain and minimize or eliminate patient suffering.

Over the course of his legal career, Mr. Eckenthal has participated in complex patent litigation cases involving a variety of technologies, including cellular phone, vocoders, video codecs, VOIP, airplane seats, video games and affiliate marketing. Mr. Eckenthal has also represents clients involved in trademark disputes (both litigation and opposition proceedings) and Uniform Domain Name Resolution Policy (UDRP) disputes.

Mr. Eckenthal is also part of the firm's trademark procurement practice. He has experience with trademark clearance opinions, registering trademarks and opposition proceedings.

When counseling clients, Mr. Eckenthal always attempts to focus on the client’s goals from a business perspective. Using this strategy, Mr. Eckenthal has successfully helped many clients achieve comprehensive and positive outcomes to their intellectual property matters.

Aaron Eckenthal was featured as a prominent speaker at the 2013 Synopsis under IP/Patents Telecom Sourcing Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada and the topics included the following.

  • 2013 IP Law and Policy Changes Surround the "Art Work"
  • Overcoming Challenges in the Rocket Dockets
  • Infringement - Understanding if You're a Middleware Process or Product
  • Protecting Patents and IP: A Round Table for Questions and Answers
  • Game Changers of Picking the Low Hanging Fruit, Strategies of Being the Trollers Fruit or Foul
  • Patents - Mobile Device Deploying - Overcoming Licensing Challenges

J.D., Rutgers University School of Law-Camden, 2006
M.S., Biology, Rutgers University Graduate School–Newark, 2003
B.S., Bacteriology, University of Wisconsin, 2002
B.S., Genetics, University of Wisconsin, 2002

Bar Admissions
2006, New Jersey
2006, Pennsylvania
2006, United States Patent & Trademark Office



Barrister of the John C. Lifland American Inn of Court