Paul E. Rossler

Paul Rossler is a shareholder in the Tulsa office of GableGotwals. He serves as outside intellectual property counsel to a diverse client base. Paul assists clients with their intellectual property strategy, helps secure their US and international intellectual property rights, and provides post-grant and litigation support when asserting or defending their rights. He has extensive background and experience in a number of technologies, including oil and gas, alternative energy, composite materials and compositions, automotive, manufacturing processes, measuring devices, medical devices, and software.

Prior to practicing law, Paul served on the engineering faculty at Kettering University and Oklahoma State University. At Oklahoma State, he taught in and directed the Engineering & Technology Management Program for practicing engineers, scientists and technologists. He continues to teach engineering law and engineering management courses at Oklahoma State University.

Paul’s court admissions include the United States Patent & Trademark Office, United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, United States District Courts for the Northern District and Western District of Oklahoma, the Oklahoma Supreme Court, and all Oklahoma District courts. He is also a registered professional engineer in Oklahoma. Paul also serves on the board of Goodwill Industries of Tulsa and is a past President of the Oklahoma Bar Association’s Intellectual Property Law Section.


J.D., University of Tulsa College of Law, 2007

M.S. and Ph.D. in Industrial & Systems Engineering, Virginia Tech, 1988

B.S. in Industrial Engineering, GMI Engineering and Management Institute, 1984


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