About Us

AshmarIP is a client-driven Intellectual Property firm, with a global presence, we provide high-quality, reasonably priced, analytical and consulting services to assist clients in various stages of the IP value chain. AshmarIP specializes in helping clients to maximize the economic value of their Intellectual Property.

AshmarIP was founded by successful technology entrepreneurs who are inventors themselves. Our knowledge and appreciation of the process involved with the invention and the subsequent patent filing have defined the company’s approach and its deliverables.

AshmarIP proves his presence in the global IP community by successfully delivering high-value reports and satisfying clientele which includes companies registered in Fortune 500 corporations, law firms, start-ups, individual inventors, big & small universities, patent licensing firms and other participants for the last 15 + years.

Our team includes world-class domain experts in all major fields of innovation including Engineering, Automotive, Life Sciences, Chemistry and several others. You will be benefited from our experience, expertise, customer service and devotion to Intellectual Property.

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our services

AshmarIP provides a full range of Intellectual Property Services to help clients with technical and market assessment of their technology. We have grouped our services into four major categories:

Patent Research & Analysis

We help our clients decide their future path when it comes to an invention they are working on. We perform prior art searches to determine the patentability of the invention, as well as state of the art, patent landscape, and detailed portfolio analysis reports.

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Patent Litigation Support

We perform Invalidity/Validity, Infringement, Freedom to Operate, Patent vs. Product, and Claim Chart Analysis as a part of our patent litigation support services.

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Our team comprises of highly skilled professionals that have experience of drafting the utility patent specifications, design specifications and patent illustrations. We provide patent prosecution services including office action execution.

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Patent Commercialization Assistance

We help identify key players in the given technology space who could be potential targets for licensing and/or research funding so as to help the client in marketing its patent.

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our team

Our squad, full of experienced leaders from the technical, business, and legal industry who are passionate about work they do.

Anurag Bist

Dr. Bist brings years of entrepreneurial, leadership and Intellectual Property domain experience to the founding team of AshmarIP. In 1999, he co-founded VxTel that was acquired by Intel for $550 Million in cash. Dr. Bist has held various technical and management positions in companies such as Intel, Conexant Systems, Rockwell Semiconductor Systems and AT&T Bell Labs. He holds over 20 US patents and has several other patents pending, and is a past recipient of IEEE Capocelli award for paper in Data Compression Conference.

Rakesh Malaviya
CEO & Board member

Mr. Rakesh Malaviya holds a mammoth experience of more than 35 years in Corporate Marketing in various industry verticals. A blend of unique sales acumen and extraordinary marketing skills, depict his impressive success record. Mr. Malaviya has worked in wide ranging fields of corporate management in companies like Sarabhai Ltd., Inalsa (Shriram Group). He has been associated with international brands like Georgia (Coca Cola) & Glaxo Smithkline. His entrepreneurial journey includes NexGenEduServe, a leading educational content service provider in India.

M M Pant
Founder & Board Member

Dr. Pant holds a Ph.D. in computational physics, along with a professional law degree, and has been a practitioner in the fields of Law, IT enabled education and IT implementation. Prof. Pant has been the Former Pro-Vice Chancellor, Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), India and has been on the faculty of IIT, Kanpur and visiting professor at University of Western Ontario-Canada. He has been visiting scientist to research centers in Italy, England, Germany and Sweden. He is also founder and Chairman of Planet Edu, one of the largest educational services company in India.

John Bialy
SR. Director Of Services

Mr. Bialy brings years of entrepreneurial, sales, and marketing experience to the AshmarIP management team. He has many year’s experience in business development, sales, and account management, selling products and services for small and large corporations. His startup experience includes Nutek Corporation that provides medical device sterilization services, and another company that grew to over a million dollars a month in eighteen months.

Mark Nuovo
SR. Director Of Services

Mark is responsible for business development within the start-ups, universities, corporates, law firms and venture capital communities. Prior to working at AshmarIP, Mark worked in the finance industry for over 20 years. He has a technical degree in Aerospace Engineering from San Diego State University.

Arie Shen
Senior Advisor

Coupled with his business development and sales acumen, Arie’s background allows him to identify emerging opportunities and negotiate unique positions for his clients in multiple markets, including high tech, biotechnology, green tech, and consumer products. For over a decade, as an executive manager for publicly traded companies, Arie managed professional services and ran P&L operations with sales responsibility for publicly traded software vendors.

Henry Cittone

Henry J. Cittone litigates intellectual property disputes in federal courts and prepares and prosecutes patent applications before the United States Patent & Trademark Office for clients from various industries, including the software, 3-D television, biopharmaceutical, pharmaceutical, medical imaging, alternative energy and fluid delivery industries. His litigation experience, both defending and asserting patents, provides clients with unique insight when seeking their own intellectual property rights.

Hamid Lalani

Mr. Lalani is a veteran high-tech executive with a successful track record spanning both Silicon Valley venture funded start-ups as well as multi-national IP intensive corporations like GE and Alcatel-Lucent (ALU). He was head of marketing of one of ALU’s largest North American division taking it from $350M to $1.2B in annual revenue. He is currently also on the staff of X/Seed capital, the country’s premier seed venture funds.

Sunny Kalara

Dr. Kalara is a veteran IP and Business attorney and has specialized legal and business experience with large international law firms, multi- media companies and emerging companies. He is a frequent lecturer and media commentator on legal and business issues. Formerly, Dr. Kalara was with the law firm of O’Melveny & Myers LLP, in their Los Angeles office, where his practice was focused on IP counseling, business litigation and technology transactions. He is licensed to practice before the US Patent and Trademark office and is a Certified Licensing Professional.

Peter Businger

Mr. Businger is practicing IP Lawyer in New Jersey, USA. He has over 30 years of practicing law experience. His prior experience included technical positions at AT&T Bell Labs, New Jersey. He holds a MS in computer science from Stanford University, a Ph.D. in mathematics from University of Texas, Austin, and a J.D. from Seton Hall University, Newark, New Jersey

Antonio Ortega

Dr. Ortega is a Professor of Electrical Engineering at University of Southern California. He is a world-renowned researcher in the field of multimedia and video processing. He has been involved in innovating and commercializing technologies from his lab for last two decades. He has also been involved as founder and advisors for several start-up companies.


A Corporation’s True Worth can be measured by strength and quality of its customer Relationships. At AshmarIP, we strive to deliver fully detailed quality analysis to meet a client’s IP/Patent needs.

Don’t go by our words, read on to see what some of our clients have felt and shared about our working and services.

  • Attorney

    AshmarIP services are excellent in quality…we found the prior art search reports very useful for prosecution and filing the patent application…they really helped us to reach the decision of patentability of the subject matter. I strongly recommend AshmarIP; it is a superior IP solutions firm.

  • Business

    We used AshmarIP for some of our IP / patent needs and we got reasonably priced high quality work that was delivered on time…… they are top notch and we intend to use them extensively going forward.

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AshmarIP Headquarters

PO Box 7086,
Newport Beach,
CA 92657,
(949) 340 6635
E-mail: info@ashmarip.com

Silicon Valley

(408) 373 5006

Email: info@ashmarip.com

AshmarIP India Office

Unit 615, Bestech Business Tower,
Sector-48, Gurgaon 122019
(91) 124-4261117
E-mail: info@ashmarip.com

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