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Galen E. Rahmlow
Galen Rahmlow is a patent attorney focused on patent prosecution in the chemical, mechanical, and material arts. His experience includes chemical technologies, medical devices, aerospace equipment, gas turbine engines, coatings, ceramics, complex optical components, and films for LCD display systems.

He also handles patentability and validity analysis for clients and has experience working on complex pharmaceutical patent litigation under the Hatch-Waxman Act.  

While an undergraduate, Mr. Rahmlow worked with a research team studying the properties of colloidal particle packing arrangements in solution, with contributions focusing on meniscus formations and characteristic studies. He is also a luthier and ran his own business repairing and building custom electric and bass guitars.

Representative Technology Experience
  • Ceramic coatings
  • Composites, including ceramic matrix composites (CMC) and carbon-carbon
  • Adhesives
  • Polymers
Medical devices
  • Catheters
  • Stents
  • Implantable medical devices
  • Wound care
  • Product packaging
  • Gas turbine engine components
  • Wheels and brakes
  • Cooling systems
  • Multilayer optical films
  • Privacy films
  • Light guides
Industrial equipment
  • Filtration equipment
  • Safety equipment

Practice Areas

  • Patent Prosecution


  • University of New Hampshire School of Law, Concord, New Hampshire
    • Honors: cum laude
  • University of Minnesota
    • B.S., Chemical Engineering, Physics, Chemistry - 2007
    • Honors: With Distinction

Bar Admissions

  • New York
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Current Employment Position

  • Associate - Patent Attorney