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 agricultural systems and equipment, industrial machine tooling, biotechnology, computer science, ultrasound, and food processing.
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. He received his B.S. in Genetics from the University of Wisconsin – Madison and his M.S. in Molecular, Cellular, Developmental Biology & Genetics from the University of Minnesota.
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
- United States Patent and Trademark Office
- U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota
News & Resources
Events & Speaking Engagements
Industries & Practices
- Food, Beverage & Agribusiness
- Intellectual Property
- Intellectual Property Litigation
- Patent Prosecution, Portfolio Strategy & Management