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Gregory C. Baker

Greg holds a Masters in Mechanical Engineering and specializes in intellectual property portfolio building, evaluation, and management.  Greg’s practice focuses on the development of intellectual property protection strategies that are customized to each company and its products and services and enjoys working as a close-knit team with in-house personnel and inventors.

 

Greg specializes in various fields including composite materials, aerospace, fluid handling, computer devices and systems, gaming devices and systems, and medical devices.  Prior to becoming an attorney, Greg worked as a television engineer where he worked with automation, digital asset management, and signal processing.

  

Greg is recognized as an IP Star by Managing Intellectual Property Magazine, as a Legal Elite IP Attorney by the Utah Business Magazine, and as a Super Lawyer. Greg is also active in the Utah chapter of the Society for the Advancement of Material & Process Engineering (SAMPE).

 

In law school, Greg was a William H. Leary Scholar and received the CALI Award for the highest grade in patent law. Greg was also an editor of the Utah Law Review and was a clerk for the Honorable Dee V. Benson of the U.S. District Court of Utah.

 

Professional Recognition

  • IP Stars

  • Legal Elite

  • Super Lawyers

Areas of Special Expertise

  • Infringement, validity, and enforceability evaluations

  • Patent and technology portfolio building and assessment

  • Patent and trademark evaluation and procurement

  • Product clearance opinions

  • Reissue and reexamination proceedings

  • Technology evaluation and invention identification

  • Trade secrets and handling of company information

 

Bar Admissions



  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

  • Utah Bar

Court Admissions



  • Supreme Court of Utah

  • U.S. District Court for the District of Utah

Community and Professional Organizations

 

  • Associate Editor, Utah Law Review

  • Utah Chapter, Society for the Advancement of Material & Process Engineering (SAMPE)

Education

  • University of Utah, B.S., Mechanical Engineering

  • University of Utah, Masters, Mechanical Engineering

  • University of Utah, S.J. Quinney College of Law, J.D.

Prior Professional Experience

  • Merchant & Gould

  • University of Utah Technology Commercialization Office

  • Clerk for Judge Dee V. Benson, United States District Court

  • Television Engineer, KUED Television

  • Web Developer, Affirma Consulting

Partner

Direct: 801.935.4935
Fax: 801.935.4936
Email: gcb@prwlawfirm.com

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