Missouri Patent Attorneys & Lawyers Near Me
Popular Cities in Missouri where our Patent Attorneys can assist you.
Missouri Patent Lawyers Near Me
Other Cities in Missouri where our Patent Attorneys can assist you.
Our experienced Missouri patent attorneys & lawyers represent individuals and businesses throughout the state of Missouri, United States, and world with domestic and foreign patent application and prosecution matters. They have extensive experience handling patent applications from nearly every sector of technology, including biotechnology, computer hardware and software, communication networks, internet systems and methods, automotive, medical equipment, construction technology, consumer electronics, and clean technology research and development.
Our Missouri patent lawyers are of the most highly experienced and trained in the patent law industry, requiring a scientific background, and passing a second level of testing known as the Patent Bar Examination. Thousands of patents are submitted to the patent office every day and a patent committee reviews each patent for its validity. The patent application process requires that correctly drafted documentation present a clear case for the novelty of the invention, which is best made by using a Missouri patent attorney with a higher education background and knowledge of your industry.
The Missouri patent attorneys on UpCounsel can help you file a provisional patent, which lasts for 1-year and allows you to immediately begin using/manufacturing your invention with the confidence that your idea is protected. These types of patents are great if you think your idea will change a lot over the next year before you file a (non-provisional) patent. These types of patents are easier to obtain and are less expensive but you should have a patent lawyer in Missouri review your provisional patent application to insure that you are meeting your objectives when you file your patent.
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