Joseph M. Noreika

Joseph M. Noreika

Patent Agent | Mechanical Technologies
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  • BS, Mechanical Engineering, Lafayette College, cum laude
  • JD, Fordham University, 2027 Candidate

Key Technologies

  • Consumer Products
  • Industrial Equipment
  • Medical Devices
  • Renewable Energy Systems
  • Security & Access Systems
  • Sporting Goods 

Practice Groups


  • German

Admitted to Practice

  • US Patent and Trademark Office


  • New York


Joseph Noreika assists the firm in patent prosecution related to mechanical technologies. He has extensive knowledge in the areas of renewable energy systems and medical devices, with a particular focus on solar thermal storage systems. His experience includes assisting with claim and application drafting, patentability searching, freedom-to-operate searching, and office action responses.

Prior to joining Wolf Greenfield, Joseph completed his bachelor’s degree at Lafayette College, where he was an Honors Thesis Candidate and an EXCEL Research Scholar. His thesis research has been published in the ASME Journal of Solar Energy Engineering, having written about the effects of an annular baffle on heat transfer to an immersed coil heat exchanger in thermally stratified tanks.


  • Nominated to participate in the David and Lorraine Freed Undergraduate Research Symposium


  • Nicodemus, J., Smith, J., Noreika, J., Gomi, M., and Zhou, T. (April 3, 2024). "Effects of an Annular Baffle on Heat Transfer to an Immersed Coil Heat Exchanger in Thermally Stratified Tanks." ASME. J. Sol. Energy Eng. October 2024; 146(5): 051002. 


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