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Thomas J. Krul

3101 E Eisenhower Pkwy.

Office: 734-418-6344

Fax: 734-418-3320

Practice Areas

Patents (U.S. and International)


Technology Sectors

Automotive Components, Including Transmissions, and Installation Fasteners/Clips

Furniture Member Operating Mechanisms for Seatback, Headrest, Legrest, and Lumbar

Welding and Riveting Systems

Aircraft Components and Systems

Tool and Die Systems

Valves, Valve Operators, and Control Systems

Fuel Cell Systems and Solar Panel Systems

Portable and Stationary Power Tools

Conveyor Systems and Components

Pneumatic and Hydraulic Systems


Juris Doctor, Franklin Pierce Law Center (UNH School of Law)

Bachelor of Science in Oceanographic Technology, Florida Institute of Technology


State of Michigan

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office


Thomas J. Krul is a registered U.S. patent attorney admitted to practice in the state of Michigan and before the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

Mr. Krul’s practice consists of preparation and prosecution of patent applications in various technical arts, including the mechanical, electro-mechanical and material arts. Mr. Krul’s areas of practice experience include automotive, aircraft, welding, fasteners, furniture members, valves, pumps and manufacturing process areas. Mr. Krul received a Bachelor of Science in Oceanographic Technology from the Florida Institute of Technology and a Juris Doctor Degree from Franklin Pierce School of Law in Concord, New Hampshire.  He previously worked for 15 years as an engineer at Electric Boat Division of General Dynamics Corporation in nuclear fluid systems design.