Palash  Basu


Palash focuses his practice on intellectual property (IP) opinion and prosecution. He is experienced in counseling clients on patent procurement strategy, including preparing and prosecuting patent applications domestically and internationally on a wide range of technological areas. In addition, he manages patent portfolios for domestic and international markets, working with clients to meet their business and IP needs.

Before attending law school, Palash was a senior electronic systems engineer in the aerospace industry, working on electronic subsystems in unmanned aerial vehicles, satellites, navigational systems and other spacecraft systems. He is a licensed professional engineer and regularly draws from his scientific and engineering experience while helping clients secure rights to their inventions.


  • Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law  (J.D., 2014)
  • University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign  (B.S., 2007)
    • Aerospace Engineering, Minor in Mathematics

Bar Admissions

  • New York
  • New Jersey
  • Illinois
  • District of Columbia
  • U.S. Patent & Trademark Office