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Maschoff Brennan

Intellectual Property

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What the team is known for

Preeminent IP boutique with a strong pool of nationally significant clients. Active in both prosecution and enforcement work, and particularly known for its litigation strength, with notable expertise in information technology. Regularly represents clients in a range of patent and copyright infringement litigation. Well placed to handle cases in the appellate stages.


A client notes that "Maschoff Brennan has an impressive group of attorneys who are exceptionally bright and have impressed me across the board. I would strongly recommend this firm."

Another interviewee appreciates that the team is "incredibly flexible and responsive in customizing their services for us, and very familiar with the unique rules and procedures for international patent protection."

"They are very strategic and able to execute a long-term plan," confirms another source.

Work highlights

Represented Magco Drilling and nine other defendants in the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit in a patent infringement case relating to new technology involving the installation of subterranean support piles.

Notable practitioners

C.J. Veverka is well regarded for his expertise in IP litigation mandates. His recent activity includes high-profile copyright and patent infringement litigation.

Eric Maschoff acts for an impressive technology client base on a range of patent and trademark matters, including preparation and prosecution. He is also recognized for his licensing capabilities.

Kirk Harris has a strong IP litigation practice with expertise handling trade secret, patent and copyright cases. He also advises on IP protection.
"Kirk is an excellent litigator who has the skill and capacity that I'd expect of a 30-year litigation veteran."

Richard Gilmore handles the preparation and prosecution of trademarks and patents for a wide-ranging client base, and regularly counsels on global strategies.
"Richard is a top-notch patent and trademark attorney. He is a pleasure to work with and it is always a relief to turn a matter over to him, because I know it will be done, and done well."

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We know how to build strong protection for your IP assets.

At Maschoff Brennan we ensure that your innovations are protected.  As ideas expand from an initial concept to a market-leading product, we create unique legal strategies that parallel distinct business goals to provide you with the strongest possible protection for your valuable intellectual property assets.  We advise on all matters pertaining to patents, trademarks, trade secrets, and copyrights, as well as deliver economical solutions for brand and portfolio development and protection.  We are skilled in negotiating licensing transactions, conducting diligence, and leveraging and enforcing IP rights around the world.  

Intellectual Property Litigation is what we do.  Every day.

Maschoff Brennan  attorneys regularly take on the largest and most expensive law firms in the nation, and win - at a much lower cost to our clients.  We represent clients at all stages and on all sides of intellectual property related disputes.  Whether you are enforcing your patents against the largest of companies, fighting unfair trade practices, enforcing a non-compete clause, or defending against patent trolls, our attorneys will effectively and efficiently represent you.  Our guiding principal in litigation is to keep it simple and efficient.  The legal principals may be complex, but to succeed, trial themes need to be clear and persuasive.  Our attorneys keep litigation costs down while, at the same time, achieving success.


Harris, Kirk (Head of Department)

Archuleta, Ciera

Barquist, Charles

Benns, Jonathan M

Blomquist, Kristian

Brennan, Sterling

Chuck, Quincy J

Cook, Ryan A

Embree, Erynn L

Ford, Mark

Freeman, R Parrish

Gilmore, Richard

Hanna, Carol

Huser, Kevin

Israelsen, R Burns

Jacques, Rachel

Jensen, Lance

Johnson, Brent

Johnson, Paul

Krzeminski, Thomas P

Lee, Andrew D

Maschoff, Eric L

Mathur, Saloni

Mikhalev, Mikhael

Parke, Brian

Sears, L Rex

Smoot, Adam

Tait, Michael C

Trinh, Cristina Le

Veverka, C.J.

Wade, Chris D

Williams, David J

Zhang, Anthony




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Intellectual Property

Maschoff Brennan


1389 Center Dr #300

Park City



UT 84098

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Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.


Intellectual Property

C.J. Veverka
Band 3
Eric L Maschoff
Band 1
Kirk Harris
Band 3
Richard Gilmore
Band 3