Michael P Boyea

Michael P. Boyea is an associate with Lee Sullivan Shea & Smith LLP. In a relatively short time period, Mr. Boyea has amassed significant experience in all phases of patents. In particular, Mr. Boyea has successfully prepared and procured numerous patents in the areas of electrical engineering, computer software and hardware, telecommunications, and mechanical devices. Further, Mr. Boyea has represented clients in several patent litigations in the areas of networked devices and pharmaceuticals. From such representation, Mr. Boyea has gained experience in many phases of patent litigation, such as discovery and jury trial.

Mr. Boyea’s experience in all phases of patents allows him to strategically evaluate his client’s intellectual property. From Fortune 500 companies to individual inventors, Mr. Boyea represents each client with the same dedication and vigor.


    Practice Areas

    patent; litigation; prosecution; counseling; and trademark and unfair competition


    computing; electrical; software; hardware; telecommunications; and mechanical devices


    J.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign College of Law, Cum Laude

    • Member of the Journal of Law, Technology and Policy

    B.S., University of Michigan (2009), Electrical Engineering, Magna Cum Laude

    Admissions and Memberships

    • Illinois State Bar
    • U.S. Patent & Trademark Office
    • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois