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Yigal Rappaport

Patent Attorney
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Field of Expertise

Yigal is a registered Patent Attorney in Israel since 2013. He worked as self-employed until joining Ben-Ami & Associates in 2015. Yigal's main fields of experience are: Electronics, communication, software, medical/bio-engineering, power and mechanics Yigal's long R&D experience in the industry helps to work with clients and understand both the technical aspects as well as their business and day-to-day need when developing new technologies. Yigal's work includes drafting of patent applications, patent search, responding to office actions and reports on patentability and freedom to operate (FTO).

Education

B.Sc. in Electronic Engineering, Tel-Aviv University

M.Sc. in Electronic Engineering, Tel-Aviv University

Memberships

Israel Patent Attorneys Associate, AIPPI

Professional Background

Yigal is a veteran of the IDF Center of Encryption and  Security (MATZOV). He has worked many years in the Israeli Hi-Tech industry in various fields such as datacom, telecom, satcom, electro-optics, wireless technology, power supplies, medical engineering, web applications and more. During his Hi-Tech career, he held senior positions such as CTO and chief architect. In the last years, he has been consulting to several startups, while holding a position of Professional Examiner and Advisor for the National Authority for Technology and Innovation.