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Matthew A. Warner-Blankenship

Matt is a shareholder of the Davis Brown Law Firm. He joined the Business Division as a patent lawyer in August 2011 with a practice that focuses on intellectual property. Matt is a registered patent attorney, able to practice in front of the United States Patent and Trademark Office.


Matt provides advice and serves as counsel to a diverse group of clients ranging from small entrepreneurial start-ups to large academic institutions and corporate entities.  Matt’s work for these clients includes managing intellectual property portfolios and drafting and prosecuting patent and trademark applications as well as performing freedom-to-operate and clearance searches and opinions. Matt’s academic scientific background is invaluable to his clients in the medical device and biotech industries.

  • CSU Ventures
  • E-Flux
  • Living Ink Technologies
  • MidAmerican Energy
  • Miret Surgical Inc.
  • MRail
  • NuTechVentures, Inc.

  • Stanford University, Office of Technology Licensing
  • Tasso, Inc. 
  • Titan Tire
  • Tulane University
  • University of California, San Francisco
  • University of Iowa Research Foundation
  • University of South Dakota
  • Virtual Incision Corporation

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