Robert J. (Jeff) Veal

Veal Intellectual Property, LLC

"Reaching Resolution"
Atlanta, Georgia 30301


Commercial, Construction, Contract, Copyright, Employment, Franchise, Intellectual Property, Internet Law, Patent, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Trademark, Workplace

Jeff Veal brings over 30 years of intellectual property law experience to you at Veal Intellectual Property.

A graduate of Auburn University, with a degree in Physics, and of the University of Alabama School of Law, Mr. Veal has practiced intellectual property law in two large civil general practice law firms as well as boutique law firms. Prior to attending law school, Mr. Veal served seven years in the United States Navy.  At various times during his tenure with the general practice firms, Mr. Veal was the head of the Intellectual Law Department of each of the firms.   For most of  1984 until 2000, he was the senior partner of his own intellectual property boutique supervising a number of attorneys all engaged in the IP practice.  Veal Intellectual Property, LLC is Mr. Veal’s return to the boutique law firm.

During his private practice, Mr. Veal has counseled thousands of clients regarding patents, trademarks and copyrights.  The subject matter of these client’s inventions range from fishing lures to flying machines, from railroad maintenance equipment to internet security systems, and from cotton gins to medical devices.  As a registered patent attorney, He has secured hundreds of patents on a wide variety of technological improvements.   Likewise, the breadth of his trademark practice has encompassed clients from almost every commercial endeavor.

In addition to counseling clients  and securing their  intellectual property through the United States Patent and Trademark Office, Mr. Veal has had an active litigation practice including the litigation of patent matters, trademark matters and copyright matters. Mr. Veal has handled litigation matters in the United States District Courts in various states as well as the United States appellate courts.  His litigation practice has led him to a strong conviction that mediation is most often in the client’s best interest and the integration of mediation into his practice.

Veal Intellectual Property, LLC is dedicated to assisting clients protect and capitalize on intangible intellectual property including protecting the client’s  inventions and  trademarks. The firm assists clients throughout the United States and around the world, providing consultation, prosecution, litigation and mediation services.  The firm’s client mix is diverse, including individuals and multi-billion dollar conglomerates.  Relationships with some of our clients span four decades, while some of our clients are working with us for the first time on their first matter.

We consult with the client to determine what their intellectual property needs are.  We provide patentability searches to gauge the likelihood of obtaining a patent on an invention, patent application preparation and filing services, and interface on behalf of the inventors by prosecution of the patent applications through the United States Patent Office.  Through the Patent Cooperation Treaty and cooperating attorneys around the world, we are able to extend the reach of your patent as far as the law and your business will allow.  We also counsel clients as to trademark needs, perform screening searches to determine the likely availability of trademarks, prepare and file trademark applications in the United States Trademark Office and represent the trademark owner during the entire process of advancing the trademark applications to registration.   As with patents, pursuant to the international treaties and with the assistance of our foreign associates, we can assist in extending your trademark registrations abroad to wherever your business needs exist.

In addition to the prosecution of patent and trademark applications through the United States Patent and Trademark Office, Veal IP assists clients with licensing, litigation and overall IP strategy.  The breadth of experience in protecting IP for businesses has led to an appreciation of mediation as a dispute resolution tool and the incorporation of mediation of IP and other matters into the practice. Our goal is to help the client chart a course with appreciation and control of the risks involved in the choices being made.

Call at 678-653-4758 or email us at [email protected] to see whether we can help you.

11555 Medlock Bridge Road, Suite 100

Johns Creek, GA 30097

Phone: 678-249-3702

Fax:    678-593-1101

Email: [email protected]