Perry Saidman is a pioneer in the field of design law. Having coined the genre over 25 years ago, he is today generally recognized as the leading advocate for design patent protection in the United States. While representing the most design-forward companies in the world, he has authored numerous Amicus Curiae briefs before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and the U.S. Supreme Court, and has published and lectured widely.
Perry is a founding member of PISLAP, and currently serves on its Executive Committee as the CEO. Perry’s passion is Restorative Justice, and as a native Washingtonian and member of the Advisory Council of the recently formed DC Restorative Practices Initiative (DCRPI), is dedicated to infusing RJ practices into Washington, DC schools.