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Bruce Tittel

Bruce Tittel

Of Counsel
Location:
Cincinnati, Ohio
Phone:
513-241-2324
800-733-0262
Fax:
(513) 421-7269
Email:

Bruce Tittel is Of Counsel with Wood Herron & Evans. Since joining the firm in 1963, Bruce has concentrated his efforts in the area of patent, trademark, copyright and trade secret litigation and arbitrations.
 Bruce has served as special counsel for the Ohio Bar Association in an appeal before the Supreme Court of the United States in a trade secret case and as special counsel to the Cincinnati Patent Law Association in an appeal before the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Judicial Circuit in a patent license case.  He has been lead counsel in numerous cases since shortly after he joined the firm and is currently active in several contested cases.  He resides in Cincinnati, Ohio with his wife Rochelle.

Year Joined Firm

  • 1963

Areas of Practice

  • Chemicals/Materials Science
  • Litigation/Dispute Resolution
  • Post Grant Options
  • Trademarks

Bar Admissions

  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • Supreme Court of Ohio
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals Federal Circuit
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Western District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas

Education

  • Vanderbilt University Law School, Nashville, Tennessee
    • J.D. - 1963
    • Law Review: Vanderbilt Law Review, Associate Editor
  • Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 1960
    • Major: Chemistry

Published Works

  • Co-Author, What Every Engineer Should Know About Patents, all editions
  • The Law of Trade Secrets in Ohio
  • Protecting a Client’s Trademark
  • Revisiting How a Federal Trademark Registration Can Combat Trademark Counterfeiting

Classes/Seminars

  • Speaker on various Intellectual Property Law Topics including Trademarks in Use And Action—Franchising; Patent Enforcement In The 1990’s And Beyond; Selection and Preparation of Expert Witnesses in Patent Litigation; Revisiting The Standard of Obviousness in Patent Cases; and The Impact of the AIA on Patent litigations.

Honors and Awards

  • The Best Lawyers In America®, Intellectual Property, 1991 - Present
  • Ohio Super Lawyers®, 2004 - 2011
  • Cincinnati Patent Law Association, Past President

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Cincinnati Bar Association
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA)
  • CincyIP
  • Ohio State Bar Association, Special Counsel