Brandon practices in many aspects of intellectual property law, specializing in preparing and prosecuting patent applications. Brandon is also a member of the Post-Grant Practice Group at Klarquist and has experience with inter partes review (IPR) proceedings.
Brandon represents a broad range of clients and industries, including mechanical and electromechanical devices, medical devices and related delivery systems, gas turbine engines, automotive technology, tools, industrial and construction equipment, laboratory equipment, process and manufacturing equipment, sporting goods, footwear, apparel, and more. While attending engineering school, Brandon worked as an engineer intern in Cedar City, Utah at a chemical production company that produces ammonium perchlorate, which is the leading oxidizing agent for solid propellant rockets, booster motors, and missiles that are used in space exploration, commercial satellite transportation, and national defense programs. During his time with the company, Brandon designed electromechanical security systems for the production facility related to compliance requirements set by the Department of Homeland Security.
With firm foundations in intellectual property law, science, and technology, as well as a passion for learning the new technology of his clients, Brandon delivers efficient and effective services to his clients. To address each client’s unique situation, Brandon strives to carefully analyze the issues at hand and to provide creative and practical solutions.
Brandon joined the firm as a summer associate in 2013 and as an associate in 2014.
Electrical & Semiconductors
Green Technology & Renewable Energy
Medical Devices & Diagnostics
Mobile Devices & Applications
Software & Internet Technology
The Honorable Chief Judge Ann Aiken, U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon
Judicial Extern, 2013
Researching legal issues and drafting opinions relating to a wide range of topics including First Amendment rights, the Administrative Procedures Act, government employment rights, and disability benefits.
Summer Associate, 2013
Emerald Algae Solutions
IP Consultant/Engineer, 2012 – 2014
Patent agent counseling and engineering consulting related to systems and methods for removing contaminants from food-processing wastewater and growing value-added algal biomass.
American Pacific Corporation
Cedar City, Utah
Engineer Intern, 2010
Engineering services designing electromechanical security systems for a chemical production facility related to compliance requirements set by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.