Robert B. Lyons

Managing Patent Attorney
Professional Experience

Bob is Becker & Poliakoff's Managing Patent Attorney working at the firm's Manassas, Virginia office, where he supervises the preparation and filing of patent applications with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. He has been engaged in writing and prosecuting patent applications for the past fifteen years.

Prior to practicing Intellectual Property Law, Mr. Lyons engaged in the practice of general practice of law as a sole practitioner for twenty years with an office in Rockville, Maryland.

Activities and Memberships

Bob is an amateur radio operator with Extra class license. He is a member of the Montgomery Amateur Radio Club, Inc., and has served as  Public Service Chairman for the Club since the early 1990s. He is also a member of the ARRL, Alpha Chi Sigma (chemistry fraternity), and a permanent member of the National Honor Society.

Bar Admissions
  • U.S. Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO)
Court Admissions
  • Maryland Court of Appeals
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • University of Maryland, B.S., Chemistry
  • University of Maryland School of Law, J.D.
  • University of Maryland, B.A.
  • Greek