Hemingway & Hansen, LLP focuses on intellectual property litigation, patent... more
Hemingway & Hansen, LLP focuses on intellectual property litigation, patent prosecution, licensing and patentability infringement counseling. I have 25 years of litigation and trial experience, as well as extensive knowledge and practice of prosecution and management of valuable patent, copyright and trademark portfolios. As part of my management efforts, I’ve coordinated licensing and liti... view profile
People who invent unique products and processes need patent prosecution attorneys to apply for government protection of their inventions. Patent application lawyers are uniquely qualified to file your patents with the U. S. Patent and Trademark Office, as they know what to file to show the unique quality of your invention and can clarify precisely why it differs from other similar patented inventions. The process is complex and a patent prosecution attorney usually has a related technical background. For example, a patent application attorney working on new cancer drugs may have a microbiology degree, or one working on new operating systems may have a computer science degree.