Russell E. Sorber focuses his practice on prosecuting patents for a variety of clients in the areas of electrical and computer technologies. 

Representative Experience

Russell has experience in the following technical areas:

  • Telecommunication product development including 5G infrastructure development
  • Mobile device development for US and European markets
  • Multi-Media Messaging
  • Smart phone application development
  • Real-time control software
  • E-Commerce
  • Automobile embedded systems
  • Software tool development including compiler construction and protocol analyzers

Background and Credentials

Russell has over 20 years’ experience as an engineer. He has been a patent agent since 2004.


  • University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (B.S.)
    • Computer Science

Bar Admissions

  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Community and Professional Involvement

  • Russell is a member of the American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA).
  • Russell is a youth Eagle Scout counselor and he also enjoys co-leading canoe trips.
  • Russell is a lifetime member of the Sierra Club.
  • Russell is a homeless shelter volunteer at Housing Forward (formerly West Suburban PADS).