Maya Yusim

Patent Agent
Phone: (312) 569-1506 (312) 569-1506


Maya Yusim secures patent protection in the fields of electronics and software, with a particular emphasis on wireless communication and networking technologies. Maya’s strong technical background and years of research and development work as an engineer coupled with her extensive experience in drafting and prosecuting patent applications, allow her to quickly understand clients’ technologies and innovations and to efficiently obtain strong patents to protect their intellectual property rights.

During school, Maya served as a research assistant at the University of Illinois's Center for Computational Electromagnetics, where she developed software for calculation and display of electromagnetic scattering patterns, as well as antenna radiation fields for a variety of antenna configurations.

Prior to her patent law career, Maya was a senior electrical engineer at Northrop Grumman where she designed and implemented communication systems for airborne radar applications.


  • Wireless communication networks and standards
  • Network switching
  • Process control systems
  • Analog and digital circuits
  • E-commerce system architectures and business processes
  • Computer hardware and software
  • Big data applications.


Bar Admissions

  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office


  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, B.S.E.E., 1998

Maya's Areas of Focus