Gregory C. Baker

Shareholder

Mr. Baker received his J.D. from the University of Utah, S.J. Quinney College of Law and holds a Masters and Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Utah. Prior to working at TraskBritt, Mr. Baker worked as a television engineer for KUED Television where he assisted in the station’s transition from analog to digital and high definition technology. Mr. Baker also assisted in the implementation of the station’s hardware and software automation and digital asset management systems.

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

Areas of Special Expertise

  • All Mechanical technologies
  • Composite materials and aerospace structures
  • Electromechanical devices
  • Infringement, validity and enforceability evaluations
  • Manufacturing processes
  • Medical Devices
  • Musical instruments and audio equipment
  • Patent and technology portfolio assessments and audits
  • Product clearance opinions
  • Reissue and reexamination proceedings
  • Sporting goods
  • Technology evaluation and invention identification

 Prior Professional Experience

  • Summer Clerk, Merchant & Gould
  • Intern, University of Utah Technology Commercialization
  • Extern Clerk, Judge Dee V. Benson, United States District Court
  • Television Engineer, KUED Television
  • Web Developer, Affirma Consulting

 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.

 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
  • Member, Society for the Advancement of Material & Process Engineering (SAMPE)
  • Member, American Intellectual Property Law Association