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Flag of United States Irvine, United States
Member since April, 2006
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Frederic M. Douglas

Attorney for over 13 years. Member of California Bar and registered with U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. I am ready to be hired by you and start work on your jobs.

$ USD/hr
21 Reviews
5.8
  • 77%Jobs Completed
  • 100%On Budget
  • 100%On Time
  • 4%Repeat Hire Rate

Recent Reviews

  • image of wisolution US Trademark application €300.00 EUR

    “Very professional and very patient, because we have had so much questions.”

    wisolution Flag of Ireland 1 year ago.
    • Legal
    • Patents
  • image of rahazabat Legal Work (USA) | Trademark | Patent | Incorporation $111.00 USD

    “dougfrm is an expert in his field, a true professional and great communicator. Highly recommended, and will definitely look forward to working again with him in the future.”

    rahazabat Flag of United States 1 year ago.
    • Legal
    • Contracts
    • Legal Research
    • Patents
  • image of marafie 10 page contract review [Sealed]

    “Greate lawyer, would recomend all freelancers to hire him for thier work. he is very flexiable, and good communicator and good person to ask for advice in imporving things he has taken my work to the next level, thank you fred”

    marafie Flag of Kuwait 1 year ago.
    • Legal
    • Contracts
  • image of marafie patent search for project [Sealed]

    “his work is greate he has given me new ideas to incorporate into my invention. i do recomend all employer to hire him, you are lucky if he works for you. i will defently hire him again.”

    marafie Flag of Kuwait 1 year ago.
    • Legal
    • Research
    • Legal Research
    • Patents
  • image of marafie Assisting in a patent description [Sealed]

    “i do recomend you to hire him, this is my 2nd time working with him and in the both times he has excled in his work, he is experianced in his field and he knows what he is talking about, in this project he has gone an extra mile to assist me beyond the scope of work which we intially agreed. during my communication with him regarding issues related to submitting a patent application he pointed out areas were i do have to cover, he hed assisted me in understanding these areas and gave me hints. you are really lucky if he accepts to bid on your project, make your project succsful and your task easy and hire him.”

    marafie Flag of Kuwait 2 years ago.
    • Copywriting
    • Legal
    • Proofreading
    • Technical Writing
    • Patents
  • image of phonerenew We need to apply for a patent in the USA [Sealed]

    “Mr Douglas did what was requested. The patent application was tailored for us and filed quickly.”

    phonerenew Flag of United States 2 years ago.
    • Copywriting
    • Legal
    • Legal Research
    • Patents
    • Property Law

Experience

Solo Practitioner Attorney

Feb 2004

Litigation Lead Attorney for 3 plaintiff patent litigation suits Sole Attorney for Defendant in 4 patent infringement cases Copyright Infringement, Libel, Unfair Competition, Breach of Contract Professional Malpractice $1 million judgment for Online Libel Patent Prosecution Interviewed inventors Drafted 203 patent applications (electrical, chemical, medical devices, business methods, social networks, and mechanical inventions) Answered 99 Office Actions Trademark Prosecution Prepared Ap

Education

J.D.

1996 - 1999 (3 years)

B.S.

1992 - 1996 (4 years)

Certifications

Law License (2001)

License to practice law.

Badges

  • Simply the Best

    Complete 5 or more projects, with a 95% completion rate.
  • The Regular

    Log in every day for 1 week.
  • The Perfectionist

    Edited a bid.
  • UK English Qualified

    Pass the UK English Exam (Level 1)
  • Smart Money

    Create 10 Milestones.
  • The Enforcer

    Reporting a project or contest that violates our terms of service.
  • The Collector

    Reach a balance of 5,000 credits.
  • Nine-to-Fiver

    Win a project and accept the offer.
  • High Roller

    Complete a project worth over $500USD (or equivalent) on Freelancer.com.
  • US English Qualified

    Pass the US English Exam (Level 1)
  • All Star

    Receive a 5-star rating for a project.
  • The Adventurer

    Complete your first project.
  • The Seeker

    Bid on 20 projects.
  • The Collector

    Reach a balance of 5,000 credits.
  • Simply the Best

    Complete 5 or more projects, with a 95% completion rate.
  • Smart Money

    Create 10 Milestones.
  • High Roller

    Complete a project worth over $500USD (or equivalent) on Freelancer.com.
  • All Star

    Receive a 5-star rating for a project.
  • The Regular

    Log in every day for 1 week.
  • The Perfectionist

    Edited a bid.
  • UK English Qualified

    Pass the UK English Exam (Level 1)
  • The Enforcer

    Reporting a project or contest that violates our terms of service.
  • Nine-to-Fiver

    Win a project and accept the offer.
  • US English Qualified

    Pass the US English Exam (Level 1)
  • The Adventurer

    Complete your first project.
  • The Seeker

    Bid on 20 projects.

Exams

  • US English Level 1
    98%
  • Numeracy 1
    96%
  • UK English 1
    83%
  • Academic Writing
    75%

My Top Skills

  • Legal 17
  • Legal Research 14
  • Patents 12
  • Contracts 6
  • Research 4
  • Proofreading 3
  • Property Law 2
  • Editing 1
  • Academic Writing 1
  • Article Rewriting 1
  • Employment Law 1
  • Internet Marketing 0
  • Sales 0
  • Marketing 0
  • Bulk Marketing 0
  • Report Writing 0
  • Chemical Engineering 0
  • eBay 0

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