Counseling and Strategic Planning

Your business is valuable. Protect it.

Too often businesses discover that without proper intellectual property analysis and planning, their superior research and development fall prey to exploitation, thus wasting their valuable resources. We stop that from happening. Our attorneys have decades of experience in counseling businesses on their intellectual property, analyzing the strengths and weaknesses of the competition’s intellectual property portfolio, and ultimately saving businesses time, money, and other precious resources.

Because intellectual property changes so rapidly, IP portfolios should be reviewed periodically to identify how resources should be most effectively allocated. Not only should a business review their own IP portfolio regularly, but it should also obtain a comprehensive understanding of the competitors’ intellectual property. This allows the business to more fully protect their own assets and resources, allowing their business to grow without fear of exploitation.

Protect your business with TraskBritt’s expert counsel and strategic planning.

Counseling and Strategic Planning Attorneys

Andrew J. Baca

For over a decade, Andrew has helped clients understand, untangle, and address intellectual property issues that arise

Gregory C. Baker

Greg holds a Masters in Mechanical Engineering and specializes in various mechanical fields including composite

Daniel J. Bezdjian

Daniel received his J.D. from the University of Utah, S.J. Quinney College of Law and was elected to the Order of the

H. Dickson Burton

Dickson is the Managing Shareholder of the Firm. In his practice he is a trial lawyer who focuses on helping

Jesse M. Flores

Jesse is a shareholder at TraskBritt. He has represented Fortune 500 companies, small businesses, and individuals in

J. Jeffrey Gunn

Jeff’s practice focuses on patent and trademark prosecution, post-grant proceedings, and litigation support. He

Steven W. Gutke

Steve joined TraskBritt as a Student Associate in 2007, and has been a shareholder since 2014. He received his J.D.

Katherine A. Hamer

Katherine’s practice emphasizes the preparation and prosecution of U.S. and international patent applications for

Jeffery M. Michelsen

Jeff joined TraskBritt as a student associate and is now Of Counsel to the firm.  He brings industry experience to

Daniel J. Morath, Ph.D.

Dan, a Shareholder, holds a Ph.D. in Molecular Biology from the University of Utah, a B.S. in Cellular and Molecular

Krista Weber Powell

Krista has served TraskBritt as an associate and a shareholder and is currently of counsel. Prior to joining the firm,

Elizabeth H. Schierman

Elizabeth is a patent and trademark attorney with a passion for innovation and design. Her work spans the globe with

David V. Trask

Mr. Trask, of counsel, has brought over forty years of experience in transactional and litigation matters, primarily in

Allen C. Turner

Allen began his legal career at TraskBritt starting as a law clerk. He then spent three years in The Netherlands as

Joseph A. Walkowski

Joe brings several decades of intellectual property experience to TraskBritt, where he is a Director and Shareholder.

James C. Watson

After completing his legal training in at GWU in Washington, D.C., James returned to his home state to practice at

Nathan E. Whitlock

Nathan assists clients with intellectual property in technical areas such as chemical and materials processing, mining,

Bailey M. Ziegler

Bailey’s practice focuses on the preparation and prosecution of U.S. and international patent applications for

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