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
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

Jodi L. Connolly, Ph.D.

Jodi L. Connolly, Ph.D.

Patent Agent

Practice Areas:

Patents: International and Utility

Scott E. Davis

Scott E. Davis

Partner

Practice Areas:

Litigation, Outsourced "In-House" IP Counsel, Startups & Emerging Businesses, Trade Secrets

Susan W. Graf, Ph.D.

Susan W. Graf, Ph.D.

Associate

Practice Areas:

Intellectual Property Counseling, Patents: International and Utility, Trademarks

Klaus H. Hamm

Klaus H. Hamm

Partner

Practice Areas:

Litigation, Trade Secrets

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

Sarah E. Jelsema*

Sarah E. Jelsema*

Associate

Practice Areas:

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

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

Gregory L. Maurer

Gregory L. Maurer

Partner

Practice Areas:

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

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

Richard J. Polley

Richard J. Polley

Partner

Practice Areas:

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

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

Johanna P. Schwartz, Ph.D.

Johanna P. Schwartz, Ph.D.

Associate

Practice Areas:

Patents

Gregory K. Scott, Ph.D.

Gregory K. Scott, Ph.D.

Associate

Practice Areas:

Patents: Design and Utility

Susan Alpert Siegel, Ph.D.

Susan Alpert Siegel, Ph.D.

Patent Agent

Practice Areas:

Patents: International and Utility

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