Matthew Prater

Matthew Prater

Schwegman, Lundberg & Woessner, P.A.
  • Business Law, Patents, Intellectual Property
  • Minnesota
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Summary

I am the point-contact for intellectual property for the automotive and global application and technology (GApT) business lines. I am a lawyer admitted to practice in several US jurisdictions and am a patent attorney admitted to practice before the United States Patent Office. I am a mechanical engineer, and have experience in automotive engineering, specifically in Electrical and Electronics Research and Development. I also have fluid-power engineering experience. Before joining SABIC I was a lawyer in private practice. SABIC Innovative Plastics is a leading, global supplier of engineering thermoplastics with a 75-year history of breakthrough solutions that solve its customers’ most pressing challenges. Today, SABIC Innovative Plastics is a multi-billion-dollar company with operations in more than 35 countries and approximately 9,000 employees worldwide. The company continues to lead the plastics industry with customer collaboration and continued investments in new polymer technologies, global application development, process technologies, and environmentally responsible solutions that serve diverse markets such as automotive, electronics, building & construction, transportation, and healthcare.

Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Patents
  • Intellectual Property
Fees
  • Not Currently Accepting Clients
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Minnesota
Professional Experience
Associate
Schwegman, Lundberg & Woessner, P.A.
- Current
Preparation and prosecution of patents, including patents related to machinery, including automobiles and medical devices. Specializing on batteries, capacitors and other power-related subjects.
Clerk
Schwegman, Lundberg & Woessner, P.A.
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Clerked for attorneys of the firm.
Education
William Mitchell College of Law
J.D. / Law
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Honors: Dean's List, CALI, Burton award for small-group.
Activities: Student intellectual property law association.
Michigan Technological University
B.S. / Mechanical Engineering
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Honors: Tau Beta Pi, Dean's List.
Activities: VP of Membership for the Society of Automotive Engineers
Professional Associations
Minnesota State Bar
Member
Current
AIPLA
Member
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Contact & Map
SABIC
1 Plastics Ave
Pittsfield, MA 01201
USA
Telephone: (413) 448-6952