A. Thomas S. Safford is of counsel in the New York Office of Frommer Lawrence & Haug LLP.

Mr. Safford's practice primarily comprises both U.S. and foreign patent and trademark prosecution, licensing, and client counseling including validity and infringement studies, trade secret protection and promotion, and unfair competition. The technical focus of his patent and trademark practice are in the chemical and mechanical arts, including petroleum, steel, construction and personal hygiene.

Mr. Safford has been a guest speaker abroad on U.S. trademark or patent laws to client personnel, and to law students. He is a member of the American Bar Association, New York Intellectual property Law Association, American Intellectual Property Law Association, and the American Society for Metals.

Position:Of Counsel

Bar Admission

New York (1962)
Registered to practice before
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office


The Choate School (1952-1954)
Malverne Boys College, England
Harvard University
(A.B., Biochemistry, 1959)
Columbia University (J.D., 1962)
Phi Delta Phi


American Bar Association
New York Patent
Trademark and Copyright
Law Association
American Intellectual Property
Law Association
American Society for Metals
International Trademark Association

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Telephone: (212) 588-0800
Fax: (212) 588-0500

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