Practice Areas



  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 2011 (limited recognition)
  • State Bar of California, 2011
  • Indian Patent Office, 2005
  • Not admitted in Connecticut


University of London, Bachelor of Laws (Equivalent to J.D.), 2009

Franklin Pierce Law Center, Master of Intellectual Property, Commerce & Technology Laws, 2008

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, & National University of Singapore, M.S., Molecular Engineering, 2003

Laxminarayan Institute of Technology, Bachelor of Technology, Chemical Engineering, 2002


  • Hindi
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Nitin S. Virmalwar


Nitin Virmalwar has more than 10 years of experience in patent preparation and prosecution, opinions, counseling, transactions, and litigation support.  His practice covers a wide range of chemical, biochemical, and mechanical technology areas including pharmaceuticals, material science, medical devices, nanotechnology, petrochemicals, alternative energy, and food technology.  Nitin has extensive international work experience and is responsible for securing US and international patents for a number of domestic and international corporations.  He also has several years of experience as in-house counsel and is proficient in drafting IP-related agreements such as non-disclosure agreement, material transfer agreement, and patent licenses. Nitin formerly worked as an in-house patent counsel at a leading university and at a venture capital firm, and as a patent attorney at other international law firms. 

Experience Highlights

Associate, Cantor Colburn LLP, 2011-present

Associate (Intellectual Property & Licensing), City University of New York, 2008-2011

Senior Associate & Head of Patent Department, Patrick Mirandah Company, 2006 – 2008



Professional Affiliations

American Intellectual Property Law Association

Intellectual Property Owners Association