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Ed Mantilla, PhD
May 14, 2020
Patrick A. Fitch
December 1, 2020

Tom Kiselak

Patent Agent

D. 857.353.9005


University of Scranton

Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Neuroscience

University of North Texas

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Chemistry


United States Patent and Trademark Office


Tom is a Patent Agent in the field of biotechnology, medical devices and health information technology which spans multiple technologies and applications. Tom assists with all aspects of biotechnology, medical devices and health information technology patent prosecution:

  • Preparation and prosecution of patent applications related to biotechnology, medical devices and health information technology

  • Development and patentability analysis for biotechnology, medical device and health information technology source clients

  • Assisting with Patent Trial and Appeal Board Procedures including interferences, reexamination proceedings, inter partes reviews (IPR), post-grant reviews, ex parte appeals, and other proceedings before the PTAB

  • Patent prosecution strategies for business growth and success


Dr. Kiselak has spent more than 5 years in the field of biotechnology, mass spectrometry, and synthetic drug delivery routes. He is well versed in analytical and organic chemistry, along with biosurfactants and proteomics. Tom received his Ph.D. in Chemistry from The University of North Texas, where he procured multiple patents in the areas of novel drug synthesis routes, transdermal drug delivery technologies, and chemical-detecting breathalyzer devices. As a member of the American Society of Mass Spectrometry, Tom has published numerous research articles and presented at various conferences while maintaining a focus on the procurement and protection of intellectual property.