Barnwell Whaley’s Patent, Trademark and Copyright practice provides services and representation in the highly specialized and regulated areas of Intellectual Property law regarding:
• Patent and trademark acquisitions, both U.S. and foreign
• Patent and trademark prosecution, both U.S. and foreign
• Litigation of patent, trademark and copyright matters
• Patent, trademark and copyright licensing
• Patent Trial and Appeal Board proceedings
• Trademark Trial and Appeal Board proceedings
• Trade Secrets
• Unfair competition
• Alternative Dispute Resolution and Mediation
Our core group of Patent, Trademark, Copyright and Intellectual Property attorneys not only know these areas of the law, one literally “wrote the book” on the subject: Lipscomb’s Walker on Patents (11 volumes) and Lipscomb’s Patent Claims (4 volumes).
With degrees in science and engineering, experience as patent examiners, expert witnesses and more than 70 combined years working in this area of the law; our attorneys have the ability to discuss the intricacies of inventions with engineers and scientists, and relate that information to the layperson sitting in a jury.
Barnwell Whaley Patent, Trademark, Copyright and Intellectual Property Law attorneys have experience in patent acquisition, prosecution and litigation in not only the United States, but also in the U.K., Europe, Australia and Asia.
Barnwell Whaley attorneys take client services seriously, working to advance each individual client’s business goals in the most efficient, cost efficient, manner possible. Our areas of practice include a broad range of technologies to include:
• Computer Software
• Medical Devices
• and more.
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B.C. Killough is Barnwell Whaley’s managing member and is a registered patent attorney. He has been practicing law since 1979.
Ernest “Lip” Lipscomb is of counsel to Barnwell Whaley. He is the author of Lipscomb’s Walker on Patents and Lipscomb’s Patent Claims. He is a registered patent attorney and has been practicing law since 1965.
Dawes Cooke is a member of Barnwell Whaley. He has been practicing law since 1979.
David Cox is a member of Barnwell Whaley. He has been practicing law since 1993.
Jay Jones is special counsel at Barnwell Whaley. He has been practicing law since 2004.
Barbara Wagner is special counsel at Barnwell Whaley with a Ph.D. in Chemistry. She has been practicing law since 2007.
Guy Dabbs is an associate attorney at Barnwell Whaley. He has been practicing law since 2011.