Other Attorneys

Mark R. Bilak

Member, BSEE, MSEE, JD

Scott Bloebaum

Member, BS/MS/PhD EE, JD

Daniel P. Homiller

Member, BEE, MSEE, MBA, JD

Justin Leonard

Of Counsel, BSECE, BSCS, JD

Michael D. Murphy

Member, BSEE, JD

J. Michael O'Neill

Member, BSEE, JD

Wesley Sheffield

Senior Associate, BSEE, JD

Erik Chmelar

Senior Associate, BS/MS/Ph.D EE, BS Chemical Physics, MBA, JD

Education: BS/MS/Ph.D EE, BS Physical Chemistry, MBA, JD
Registrations: Patent attorney before USPTO
State Bar Admissions: MI (not licensed in NC)

Erik is committed to serving clients through excellence in engineering and intellectual property. He effectively distills complicated technologies, and he persuasively articulates legal arguments, to create and maximize client value. Simplicity is sophistication.

Erik has in-depth knowledge in diverse areas, including semiconductor VLSI, sensor technologies, electronic communications, and medical devices. He brings over 20 year of R&D experience to MBH, plus several years of experience as a professor and an entrepreneur.

Erik is a licensed Attorney, and licensed Professional Engineer, in Michigan. His degrees include BS/MS/Ph.D. in electrical engineering, BS in chemical physics, MBA, and JD