Richard E. Parke is a partner in the New York office of Frommer Lawrence & Haug LLP.

Mr. Parke specializes in intellectual property litigation. His experience encompasses a variety of technologies, including semiconductor manufacturing, medical devices, telecommunications, data encryption, assay methods, food chemistry, consumer products, and pharmaceutical products. Mr. Parke also counsels clients in obtaining, evaluating, and enforcing intellectual property rights in a broad spectrum of technical disciplines and industries.

Mr. Parke received a B.S. in 1984 from the United States Military Academy at West Point. Upon graduation, he was commissioned as a combat arms officer in the U.S. Army. His military service included command and staff positions, as well as successful completion of several specialized schools and recall to active duty in support of Operation Desert Storm. Mr. Parke received a J.D. in 1990 from New York Law School, where he was the Executive Notes and Comments Editor of the school's Journal of International and Comparative Law. He authored A Comparison of the Joint Venture Laws of the People's Republic of China and Japan, 10 N.Y.L. Sch. J. Intíl & Comp. L. 95 (1989), and taught patent law as an adjunct professor at Seton Hall University School of Law.

Mr. Parke is a member of the bars of New York and New Jersey. He is admitted to practice before several United States District Courts, the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, and the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Additionally, Mr. Parke is a member of the American Bar Association and the New York Intellectual Property Law Association.


Bar Admission

New Jersey (1990)
New York (1991)
Registered to practice before
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office


United States Military Academy
(B.S., 1984)
New York Law School (J.D., 1990)
New York Law School Journal of
International and Comparative Law
Member and Executive Notes
and Comments Editor


American Bar Association
New York Intellectual Property
Law Association

Military Service

Captain, U.S. Army (1984-1991)

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