The legal expertise of the firm’s attorneys is evidenced by, for example, Florida Bar Board Certification in Intellectual Property Law, the firm’s prestigious “AV” rating from Martindale Hubbell, recognition from Best Lawyers and Super Lawyers, as well as its list of sophisticated clients who have chosen SLE as their IP counsel.

Companies and universities that are currently represented by SLE include:

Foreign Companies

  • Alimentitalia S.R.L. & Co. S.A.S. (Italy)
  • Fugro GeoServices Ltd. (United Kingdom)
  • Goertek Inc. (China)
  • Hankook Tire & Technology Co., Ltd. (South Korea)
  • Herbminers Informatics Limited (Hong Kong)
  • Hite Jinro Co., Ltd. (South Korea)
  • Hyundai Pharm Co., Ltd. (South Korea)
  • Hyundai Mobis Co., Ltd. (South Korea)
  • Innate Pharma (France)
  • It’s Hanbul Co., Ltd. (South Korea)
  • Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (Japan)
  • Joyetech Europe Holding GMBH (Switzerland)
  • LG Innotek Co., Ltd. (South Korea)
  • MAKEheal Co., Ltd. (South Korea)
  • Mayne Pharma International Pty Ltd. (Australia)
  • Merck Serono (Germany)
  • Mitsubishi Estate Co., Ltd. (Japan)
  • Liminal Biosciences Inc. (Canada)
  • PUBG Corporation (South Korea)
  • Purapharm International (H.K.) Limited (Hong Kong)
  • RemeGen, Ltd. (China)
  • Sumitomo Corporation (Japan)
  • Taiyo Yuden (Japan)
  • UCB Pharma SA (Belgium)
  • Walcom (China)

Domestic Companies

  • Cerex Advanced Fabrics, Inc. (Florida)
  • Corteva LLC (Indiana)
  • Florida Foundation Seed Producers, Inc. (Florida)
  • Sustainable Oils, Inc. (California)
  • HedgePath Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Florida)
  • Indiev, Inc. (California)
  • Innovation Technologies, Inc. (Georgia)
  • Kuehnle AgroSystems Company LLC (Hawaii)
  • Locus Agricultural Solutions LLC (Ohio)
  • Morphogenesis, Inc. (Florida)
  • Nanoptics (Florida)
  • Ology Bioservices, Inc. (Florida)
  • The Orthopaedic Institute, LLC. (Florida)
  • Rapid Genomics (Florida)
  • SELLAS Life Sciences Group Ltd. (New York)
  • U.S. Sugar Corporation (Florida)


  • Cambridge Enterprise Ltd, University of Cambridge
  • Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • École Polytechnique, Fédérale de Lausanne
  • University of Florida
  • Florida International University
  • Florida State University
  • Georgia Tech Research Corp.
  • University of Hong Kong
  • Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
  • King Saud University
  • Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
  • Oxford University Innovation Limited
  • University of Tennessee Research Foundation
  • Texas A&M University


  • Broward Memorial Healthcare System
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
  • Moffitt Cancer Center
  • Nicklaus Children’s Hospital (Miami)

From this partial list of clients, it is apparent that SLE provides legal services for clients in all regions of the United States, as well as from around the world. Also, through the use of state of the art communications equipment and a worldwide network of foreign agents, SLE is able to effectively pursue foreign patent and trademark protection in virtually any country.