Outlier Patent Attorneys

J. Greg Tinch

Meet the team

Expertise: Mechanical Devices

Greg is a registered patent attorney with over 10 years of legal experience.  His practice is focused on mechanical devices.  Specifically, he has written and prosecuted patents in the areas of mechanical and electrical technologies in the fields of renewable energy systems, optics systems and devices, and other mechanical devices.

Greg holds a Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the Ohio State University, a Juris Doctor from the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law.  In his early law career Greg worked as Counsel for two members of Congress and worked closely with the Senate Judiciary Committee.

  • When clients work with Greg, they always remark: That he is attentive, patient, and knowledgeable to answer questions .

  • Interesting Fact: I'm an Eagle Scout.  Favorite karaoke songs - solo George Michael "Careless Whisper" or Seal "Kiss from a Rose" and duet Warren G "Regulators."

  • Favorite quote: "Discipline is the purest form of self-love." 

Portrait of J. Greg Tinch.

More about J. Greg Tinch


  • Doctor of Jurisprudence, University of Maryland School of Law, Baltimore
  • Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering, The Ohio State University

Bar admission

  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • Maryland Court of Appeals
  • District of Columbia Court of Appeals
  • United States Patent and Trademark Office
  • Supreme Court of Ohio