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Lawyer

Anton John Hopen, American lawyer. Bar: Florida 1995, United States District Court (middle district) Florida 1997, (northern district) Florida 1999, United States Patent and Trademark Office 1998, United States District Court (southern district) Florida 1999, United States Court Appeals (federal circuit) 1999, (11th circuit) 1999. Recipient President Recognition award for Outstanding Achievement, rated AV, Martindale-Hubble.

Background

Hopen, Anton John was born on August 31, 1969 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of John Hopen and Joan Girard.

Education

Bachelor in Biology with honors, University South Florida, 1991. Juris Doctor, University Florida, 1995.

Career

Assistant state attorney 6th Judicial Circuit, Clearwater, Florida, 1995-1998. Registered patent attorney Lott & Friedland, Coral Gables, 1998-1999. Partner Smith & Hopen, Oldsmar, since 1999.

Lecturer various University and research institutes. Trial judge University Miami College Law, 1998-1999.

Achievements

  • Bar: Florida 1995, United States District Court (middle district) Florida 1997, (northern district) Florida 1999, United States Patent and Trademark Office 1998, United States District Court (southern district) Florida 1999, United States Court Appeals (federal circuit) 1999, (11th circuit) 1999.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals and internet publications.

Membership

Member American Intellectual Property Law Association, Patent Law Association South Florida (officer 1998-1999).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, saltwater fishing.

Connections

Married Lisa Michelle Nicholson, May 27, 1995. 4 children.

father:
John Hopen

mother:
Joan Girard

spouse:
Lisa Michelle Nicholson