People

Klarquist’s professional staff of attorneys and patent agents hail from diverse backgrounds, and have deep and broad legal and industry experience.

Practice Areas
Technology
Positions
Patrick M. Bible

Patrick M. Bible

Partner

Practice Areas:

Intellectual Property Counseling, Patents: Design, International and Utility, Post-Grant USPTO Proceedings

Lisa M. Caldwell

Lisa M. Caldwell

Partner

Practice Areas:

Intellectual Property Counseling, Licensing and Technology Transfer, Outsourced "In-House" IP Counsel, Patents: Design, International and Utility, Startups & Emerging Businesses, Trademarks

Sandon M. Duncan

Sandon M. Duncan

Partner

Practice Areas:

Intellectual Property Counseling, Licensing and Technology Transfer, Litigation, Patents: Design, International and Utility, Post-Grant USPTO Proceedings, Trademarks

Ryan Andexer Farmer

Ryan Andexer Farmer

Associate

Practice Areas:

Intellectual Property Counseling, Litigation, Patents: Design, International and Utility

Justin Foster

Justin Foster

Associate

Practice Areas:

Intellectual Property Counseling, Litigation, Patents: Design, International and Utility, Post-Grant and USPTO Proceedings

James E. Geringer

James E. Geringer

Partner

Practice Areas:

Litigation, Copyrights, Domain Disputes, Intellectual Property Counseling, Licensing and Technology Transfer, Trademarks, Trade Secrets

Michael P. Girard

Michael P. Girard

Partner

Practice Areas:

Intellectual Property Counseling, Licensing and Technology Transfer, Outsourced "In-House" IP Counsel, Patents: Design, International and Utility, Startup & Emerging Businesses, Trademarks

Susan W. Graf, Ph.D.

Susan W. Graf, Ph.D.

Associate

Practice Areas:

Intellectual Property Counseling, Patents: International and Utility, Trademarks

Jeffrey B. Haendler

Jeffrey B. Haendler

Partner

Practice Areas:

Intellectual Property Counseling, Licensing and Technology Transfer, Patents: Design, International and Utility, Startups & Emerging Businesses, Trademarks

Kevin M. Hayes

Kevin M. Hayes

Partner

Practice Areas:

Copyrights, Domain Disputes, Intellectual Property Counseling, Licensing and Technology Transfer, Litigation, Patents: Design, International and Utility, Trademarks

Ryan A. Heck, Ph.D.*

Ryan A. Heck, Ph.D.*

Associate

Practice Areas:

Intellectual Property Counseling, Licensing & Technology Transfer, Patents: Design, International and Utility, Trademarks

Joseph T. Jakubek

Joseph T. Jakubek

Partner

Practice Areas:

Copyrights, Intellectual Property Counseling, Licensing and Technology Transfer, Litigation, Outsourced "In-House" IP Counsel, Patents: Design, International and Utility, Post-Grant USPTO Proceedings, Startups & Emerging Businesses

Sarah E. Jelsema

Sarah E. Jelsema

Associate

Practice Areas:

Copyrights, Intellectual Property Counseling, Litigation, Patents: Design, International, Plant, and Utility, Trademarks, Trade Secrets

Michael D. Jones, Ph.D.

Michael D. Jones, Ph.D.

Partner

Practice Areas:

Intellectual Property Counseling, Licensing and Technology Transfer, Litigation, Patents: Design, International and Utility, Trademarks

Ramon A. Klitzke II

Ramon A. Klitzke II

Partner

Practice Areas:

Copyrights, Intellectual Property Counseling, Licensing and Technology Transfer, Litigation, Outsourced "In-House" IP Counsel, Patents: Design, International and Utility, Startups & Emerging Businesses, Trademarks

Deakin T. Lauer

Deakin T. Lauer

Partner

Practice Areas:

Intellectual Property Counseling, Licensing and Technology Transfer, Litigation, Outsourced "In-House" IP Counsel, Patents: Design, International and Utility, Post-Grant USPTO Proceedings, Startups & Emerging Businesses, Trademarks, Copyrights

Andrew M. Mason

Andrew M. Mason

Partner

Practice Areas:

Intellectual Property Counseling, Litigation, Outsourced "In-House" IP Counsel, Patents: Design, International and Utility, Post-Grant USPTO Proceedings, Startups & Emerging Businesses

Gregory L. Maurer

Gregory L. Maurer

Partner

Practice Areas:

Domain Disputes, Intellectual Property Counseling, Patents: Design, International and Utility

Ethan A. McGrath

Ethan A. McGrath

Associate

Practice Areas:

Intellectual Property Counseling, Licensing & Technology Transfer, Patents, Trademarks

Lauren E. Mitchell, Ph.D.

Lauren E. Mitchell, Ph.D.

Patent Agent

Practice Areas:

Intellectual Property Counseling, Patents

Elaine V. Morlock, Ph.D.

Elaine V. Morlock, Ph.D.

Patent Agent

Practice Areas:

Patents: Design, International, and Utility

William D. Noonan, M.D.

William D. Noonan, M.D.

Partner

Practice Areas:

Intellectual Property Counseling, Licensing and Technology Transfer, Patents: International and Utility, Trademarks

David P. Petersen

David P. Petersen

Partner

Practice Areas:

Copyrights, Intellectual Property Counseling, Licensing and Technology Transfer, Patents: Design, International, Plant and Utility, Post-Grant USPTO Proceedings, Trademarks

Richard J. Polley

Richard J. Polley

Partner

Practice Areas:

Copyrights, Intellectual Property Counseling, Licensing and Technology Transfer, Patents: Design, International and Utility, Trademarks

Kyle B. Rinehart

Kyle B. Rinehart

Partner

Practice Areas:

Intellectual Property Counseling, Licensing and Technology Transfer, Litigation, Patents: International and Utility, Post-Grant USPTO Proceedings

Wayne W. Rupert

Wayne W. Rupert

Partner

Practice Areas:

Intellectual Property Counseling, Licensing and Technology Transfer, Outsourced "In-House" IP Counsel, Patents: International and Utility, Startups & Emerging Businesses

Sheree L. Rybak, Ph.D.

Sheree L. Rybak, Ph.D.

Partner

Practice Areas:

Intellectual Property Counseling, Licensing and Technology Transfer, Patents: Design, International, Plant and Utility, Trademarks

Robert F. Scotti

Robert F. Scotti

Partner

Practice Areas:

Intellectual Property Counseling, Patents: Design, International and Utility

Todd M. Siegel

Todd M. Siegel

Partner

Practice Areas:

Intellectual Property Counseling, Licensing and Technology Transfer, Litigation, Outsourced "In-House" IP Counsel, Post-Grant USPTO Proceedings, Startups & Emerging Businesses, Trade Secrets

Rachel M. Slade, Ph.D.*

Rachel M. Slade, Ph.D.*

Associate

Practice Areas:

Chemical, Life Sciences and Biotechnology, Medical Devices and Diagnostics, Patents: International and Utility

Stacey C. Slater

Stacey C. Slater

Partner

Practice Areas:

Copyrights, Intellectual Property Counseling, Patents: Design, International and Utility, Trademarks

Derrick W. Toddy

Derrick W. Toddy

Of Counsel

Practice Areas:

Intellectual Property Counseling, Litigation, Patents, Post-Grant USPTO Proceedings, Trademarks, Trade Secrets

Mark W. Wilson

Mark W. Wilson

Partner

Practice Areas:

Intellectual Property Counseling, Patents, Litigation, Outsourced "In-House" IP Counsel, Post-Grant USPTO Proceedings, Startups & Emerging Businesses

Garth A. Winn

Garth A. Winn

Senior Counsel

Practice Areas:

Intellectual Property Counseling, Litigation, Patents, Post-Grant USPTO Proceedings