Ulmer & Berne LLP is pleased to announce the promotion of Seth A. Voit to partner. Voit, a member of Ulmer’s Intellectual Property & Technology Group, is based in the firm’s Cincinnati office.
“We are both excited and fortunate to welcome Seth into our partnership,” said Ulmer Managing Partner Scott P. Kadish. “Seth is not only a smart and skilled attorney, but he also embodies the firm’s commitment to superior client service and collaboration. He’s instrumental in helping our technology sector clients navigate exceedingly complex IP challenges while advancing their underlying business goals.”
Voit’s IP practice encompasses patent, trademark, and licensing matters for clients across a broad spectrum of industries. He regularly counsels clients in these areas, and prepares and facilitates ongoing prosecution of patent applications at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. His areas of expertise are centered on the mechanical, electrical, and software arts. Voit recently served as a board member at CincyIP, Cincinnati’s preeminent intellectual property law association as well as New Life Furniture, Cincinnati’s only furniture bank.
“Seth is a tremendous asset to our IP clients given his engineering training and work experience, breadth of expertise, and creativity,” said Eric M. Robbins, chair of Ulmer’s Intellectual Property & Technology Group. “Seth has a straightforward approach to complex issues that, when combined with his deep understanding of our clients’ technologies and industries, empowers our clients to seize critical business opportunities.”
Voit began his career as an electrical engineer with American Electric Power in Columbus, Ohio. He earned his B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Ohio Northern University and his J.D. from University of Dayton School of Law.