Abdurrahman I. Mustapha


Abdurrahman Mustapha is an associate in the firm’s Intellectual Property Department, focusing his practice on patent matters spanning a variety of industries. His experience includes, but is not limited to, prosecution, preparation, and filing of domestic and foreign patent applications related to electromechanical and software-based technologies. Abdurrahman also has experience working on trademark, copyright, and intellectual property litigation matters as well as drafting and formalizing licensing agreements.

Abdurrahman has a background in the electrical engineering industry and is very knowledgeable in the chemical industry. Outside of his legal career, Abdurrahman played on the Egypt Men’s National Ice Hockey Team and participated in the 2020 Kuwait Arab Professional Club Ice Hockey Championship.

Professional Highlights

Professional Activities

Toledo Intellectual Property Association; past Vice President, 2019-2020

Board Memberships & Community Service

The Bounty Collegium Advisory Board


Co-author, “Volumes of Cochlear Nucleus Regions in Rodents,” Hearing Research, September 2016

Co-author, “Amino acid and acetylcholine chemistry in the central auditory system of young, middle-aged and old rats,” Hearing Research, July 2017



The University of Toledo (B.S., electrical engineering, 2020)
Minor in chemistry

The University of Toledo College of Law (J.D. 2016)

The University of Toledo (B.A., English, cum laude, 2013)



U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Not admitted to practice in Georgia