Patents & Intellectual Property

Your ideas and innovations deserve protection. Our firm handles nearly every aspect of protecting intellectual property as well as advising clients on business matters associated with their new market innovation or product.  As a patent lawyer, Van Irion’s scientific and business background gives him a unique ability to evaluate an invention’s patentability, marketability, and value. Unlike many patent attorneys Mr. Irion can also assist inventors with license agreements, business formation, and investor placement negotiations. He has managed and marketed large patent portfolios, and has coordinated joint management of intellectual property with research institutions such as NIH, ORNL, USDA, and state universities.

Foreign Applicants for United States Patents: Our firm represents client from around the world to the United States Patent Office. If you are a foreign filer for a US Patent, our firm can help you navigate the patent application and prosecution process.

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