Bridget Hayden
PEOPLE

Bridget Hayden

Partner
hayden.bridget@dorsey.com

Overview

BRIDGET WORKS CLOSELY WITH CLIENTS TO IDENTIFY, EVALUATE, CULTIVATE AND SECURE PROTECTION FOR THEIR INNOVATIONS AND GROWS INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY ASSETS THROUGH EFFECTIVE PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT.

Bridget has over 12 years of experience helping her clients obtain United States and foreign patent protection. She excels at working with clients to understand their inventions and how these relate to their industry and business. Effective client communication is a signature of her practice.

Technical areas in which Bridget practices include chemical, food, agriculture, animal nutrition, mechanical and medical devices, software and insurance products.

In addition to patents, Bridget advises in the areas of trade secret protection, intellectual property licensing, due diligence, clearance and enforcement.

An appreciation of her clients, colleagues and foreign counsel around the world allows Bridget to bring a team attitude when advocating for, and advising, her clients.

Bridget regularly trains inventors and business leaders on invention development, the patent process and trade secret protection.

Education & Admissions

William Mitchell College of Law (J.D., 2003)

University of St. Thomas (B.A., Chemistry, 1998)

Admissions

  • United States Patent and Trademark Office
  • Minnesota

Industries & Practices

  • Banking and Financial Institutions
  • Blockchain & Digital Assets
  • Clean Technology
  • Food, Beverage & Agribusiness
  • Health Care
  • Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Patent Prosecution, Portfolio Strategy & Management
  • Technology Commerce

Professional & Civic

Professional Achievements

  • Hennepin County Bar Foundation Board Member
  • Minnesota Intellectual Property Law Association (MIPLA)
  • Women in Intellectual Property Law Association (WIPLA)
  • Minnesota Women Lawyers (MWL)
Bridget Hayden