Erik Nyre
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Erik Nyre

Associate
nyre.erik@dorsey.com
Minneapolis P +1 (612) 492-6845 F +1 (612) 340-2868

Overview

Erik helps inventors protect their valuable intellectual property assets by offering a wide range of patent-related services. 
Erik drafts new patent applications and communicates effectively with the USPTO to meet the needs of a broad range of clients from the conception of a new idea to patent issuance and beyond. Erik offers services across many technological areas, advancing innovation in biotechnology, mechanical engineering, computer science, ultrasound, food processing, and agriculture. 

Erik’s own research experience in cancer genetics and crop domestication equipped him with a strong admiration and understanding of the dedication required to innovate. His commitment to client service reflects this appreciation. 


Education & Admissions

University of Minnesota Law School (J.D., 2015), cum laude

University of Minnesota (M.S., Molecular, Cellular, Developmental Biology & Genetics, 2015)

University of Wisconsin - Madison (B.S., Genetics, 2011), Highest Distinction

Admissions

  • Minnesota
  • United States Patent and Trademark Office
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota

Industries & Practices

  • Food, Beverage & Agribusiness
  • Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Patent Prosecution, Portfolio Strategy & Management
  • Technology

Accolades

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  • MSBA North Star Lawyer, 2016

 

Erik Nyre