About Our Team And Our Intellectual Property Law Practice
For over thirty years, , has provided high-quality patent, trademark and copyright legal services in all technical fields. All our attorneys have both the legal and engineering and science degrees necessary to provide high-level advice in the complicated area of intellectual property. We have attorneys experienced and qualified in mechanical and electrical engineering, software and computer science, and organic and inorganic chemistry. Learn about each lawyers’ professional backgrounds and qualifications through these links:
The Firm Regularly Receives Awards And Recognition
, has been named a Go-To Law Firm in Corporate Counsel’s Directory of In-House Law Departments at the Fortune 500 companies repeatedly in recent years. The guide, which recognizes firms for delivering exceptional work for in-house legal departments at Fortune 500 companies, named , as a go-to firm for patent prosecution.
Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating has awarded , with an AV Preeminent rating*, signifying the highest level of legal ability and adherence to professional conduct and ethics.
The firm was featured in D Magazine’s CEO Edition in an article entitled Finding your niche: How specialized boutique law firms can protect you and your business.
Here To Serve
, is a boutique law firm focusing solely on intellectual property law. We pride ourselves on our availability to meet client needs as they arise, and our ability to provide expert representation without overstaffing a file. Our responsiveness and stability have enabled us to establish lasting relationships with our client base, ranging from Fortune 100 companies to solo inventors and startups. ‘s success in satisfying clients is a result of our ability to provide:
- Creative, practical and effective solutions fitting the unique needs of our clients
- Prompt and personalized attention to our clients irrespective of the size of the client’s portfolio
- Highly experienced and ethical legal services
One of our areas of focus is assisting in-house counsel at large companies. We help these colleagues in a timely and cost-effective manner with the myriad of intellectual property problems that inevitably arise when least expected. Our clients often use us for “ox in the ditch” problems that require creativity in addition to expertise.
Our representation of clients in the “oil patch” has extended worldwide. We are ready to contribute our skills wherever hydrocarbons are produced and refined.
Our Areas Of Focus In IP Law
We invite inquiries regarding these and related legal issues:
- Patent prosecution: Utility, design and plant patents
- Foreign and PCT patent applications
- Patent interference and derivation proceedings
- Reexamination, reissue, and post-grant and inter partes review proceedings
Transaction and strategic counseling
- Due diligence
- Licensing and transfer transactions
- Portfolio management and review
- Noninfringement, validity, patentability and freedom to operate opinions
- Trade secret
- Unfair competition
Trademarks and more
- Trademark counseling and protection
- Copyrights and trade secrets
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*AV, AV Preeminent, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.