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San Diego based intellectual property attorney.  Registered Patent attorney licensed in Texas and California and specializing in patents, trademarks and copyrights.  Our firm, Buche & Associates, P.C., handles acquiring and maintaining intellectual property portfolios as well as litigation of intellectual property and business disputes.


Languages spoken: German

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Practice areas


  1. Litigation: 40%
    1 year
  2. Patent Application: 40%
    15 years
  3. Trademark Application: 20%
    1 year


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Jeffrey Mark Meyerson

    John Buche is a savvy litigator with the charm and wit to persuade the toughest of juries. We will definitely work with him again.


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Contact info

875 Prospect St, Ste 305
San Diego, CA, 92037

Buche & Associates PC

875 Prospect St Ste 305
La Jolla, CA, 92037-4264



TXEligible To Practice In Texas 199910/19/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
U.S. Patent No. 8,292,682United States Patent Office2012
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
ShareholderBuche & Associates, P.C.2005 - 2014
ShareholderCain, Buche & Lacroix, PC2001 - 2005
AssociateKeeling Law Firm2000 - 2001
law clerk and associateGunn & Associates, P.C.1998 - 2000
law clerkWilliams Bailey Law Firm1998 - 1998
Judicial Clerk189th District Court in Harris County1997 - 1997
Association namePosition nameDuration
Consumer Attorneys of San DiegoMember2009 - Present
Los Angeles Intellectual Property Law AssociationMember2009 - Present
Association of Business Trial Lawyers (San Diego chapter)Member2008 - Present
San Diego Intellectual Property Law AssociationMember2006 - Present
Orange County Patent Law AssociationMember2006 - Present
La Jolla Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
La Jolla Bar AssociationBoard of Directors2006 - 2014
Houston Intellectual Property Law AssociationMember1999 - 2004
Houston Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1999 - 2004
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Ultraflo Corporation v. Pelican Worldwide, Inc.Defense Verdict
Specialty Produce v. GreenscansSuccessfully resolved
Seidio, Inc. v. Boxwave Corporation, et. al.Successful confidential resolution.
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Publication nameTitleDate
SouthernCaliforniaPatents BlogDoes the Parody Defense Save "Dumb Starbucks" from Trademark Infringement?2014
La Jolla LightFederal trademark for regional business?2007
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
South Texas College of LawN/ADoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)1999
South Texas College of LawN/AN/A1999
Southwestern UniversityN/AN/A1996
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
University of San Diego Intellectual Property ForumIntellectual Property Law Practice2009