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Eric Kelly | Elance
Last Sign-in: Jan 13, 2015

Eric Kelly

Patent Agent - Affordable
   United States
  |   Los Angeles, CA


Minimum Hourly Rate $10

I am a Patent Agent seeking clients with mechanical based inventions. I aim to prepare and file your patent application for as little cost to you as possible.

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Oct 8, 2014|Patent, Copyright and Trademarks|$25|Completed
Jul 11, 2014|Patent, Copyright and Trademarks|$0|Working
Jun 5, 2014|Patent, Copyright and Trademarks|$1,500|Completed

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Skills (8)

Patentability Analysis
Patent Application Preparation
Patent Application Filing
Patent Prosecution
Claim Drafting

Service Description

My Offer:

I am a newly registered Patent Agent with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). My registration number is 70,302. You may verify this at:

Because I am a new Patent Agent, my experience is on the short side (for now)…so my fee is essentially as low as possible. If elance would allow it, I would charge no fee until I have gained some more experience. All I am looking for is experience, but for you, you gain affordable talent. A year from now, you will see higher prices from me and a revamped profile. But for now I am the bargain you are looking for.

My Promise to You:

I promise to utilize all my resources and my intellect to assist you with whatever patent goals you may have. If you are not happy with my work product, you owe me nothing.

My Patent Agent Services:

Preliminary Search and Patentability Analysis

Patent Application Preparation (provisional and non-provisional; utility and design)

Patent Application Filing (provisional and non-provisional; utility and design)

Patent Prosecution

Claim Drafting

Information Disclosure Statements (IDS)

Inventor’s Oath or Declaration


While my fee is as small as possible, there are still significant costs involved with filing and prosecuting a patent application. Aside from my small fee, there will be the filing costs that the USPTO charges which are not insignificant and there will likely be some costs...

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Black Ink Funding
Founder Owner
2006 - 2010
Provided cash flow financial services, including: advances to attorneys and plaintiffs; secondary market transactions for structured settlements; and accounts receivable factoring for businesses...
Kurovsky Real Estate LLC
Real Estate Agent and Loan Officer
2003 - 2007
Provided real estate sales, loan origination, and refinance services to predominantly investor clients Acted primarily as a buyer’s agent showing potential investment properties, writing offers,...
Evit Labs, Inc.
Director of Research & Development
2001 - 2004
Led all aspects of development of a proprietary medical aerosol delivery technology using supersonic shockwaves to generate customizable droplet sizes Ran company’s European regulatory efforts,...
Amphastar Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Validations Manager
2000 - 2001
Managed the Validations Department, tasked with bringing a brand new state of the art aseptic production facility online and full compliance with FDA requirements Validated all aspects of aseptic...
International Medication Systems, Ltd.
Validations Supervisor
1998 - 2000
Validated various sterilization and depyrogenation systems, including: various autoclaves, ovens and tunnels, Ethylene Oxide chambers, and gamma irradiation


University of La Verne College of Law
Law - Juris Doctor
- 2013
University of California, Davis
Chemical Engineering, Bachelor of Science
- 1999
University of California, Davis
Genetics, Bachelor of Science
- 1999
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patent search patentability analysis patent application preparation patent preparation patent application filing patent filing patent prosecution claim drafting information disclosure statements IDS Inventor’s Oath or Declaration utility patent design patent nonprovisional patent non-provisional patent provisional patent method patent process patent office action pto office action uspto office action office action
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  • 12 months
  • Lifetime
Per Client
Member Since
October 2013
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Eric Kelly