May 3, 2012
-- PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA (May 3, 2012) – Volpe and Koenig, P.C., an intellectual property boutique law firm with offices in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and Princeton, New Jersey, announced today that Associates Neil C. Maskeri and Turhan F. Sarwar have been appointed as Board Members of the South Asian Bar Association of Philadelphia (SABA). Maskeri will serve as President of the Philadelphia Chapter of SABA; Sarwar has been appointed to the Board as Vice President of the Attorney Outreach Committee.
As President of the Philadelphia Chapter of SABA, Maskeri will help further SABA’s mission to better serve the area's growing South Asian Bar and South Asian community. In addition to his new post, he serves on the Board of the North American SABA (NASABA) and serves as a Convention Co-chair for the 2012 NASABA Convention to be held in Philadelphia from June 28-30. Maskeri has been an active member of the organization for nearly five years and previously served as the Vice President of Law Student Outreach and SABA Treasurer. At Volpe and Koenig, Maskeri focuses his practice on the preparation and prosecution of domestic and foreign patents.
As Vice President of the Attorney Outreach Committee, Sarwar will work to increase membership in and involvement with SABA among the Philadelphia legal community. Sarwar’s practice at Volpe and Koenig focuses on intellectual property litigation, licensing and portfolio management, and he provides support in the prosecution of domestic and international trademark and patent applications.
Volpe and Koenig, P.C., a law firm with offices located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and Princeton, New Jersey, is dedicated to intellectual property law. With its staff of more than 100, including over 50 patent attorneys, patent agents and technical advisors, the firm provides counsel on matters relating to patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, technology acquisitions, licensing and litigation. Their clientele range from small business owners to large, multi-national organizations. For additional information, please visit www.vklaw.com.