Jeffrey D. Merrill

Registered Patent and Trademark Attorney

Patents, Trademark and Copyright Strategies for Small to Mid-size Companies

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Jeff Merrill is a registered patent and trademark attorney providing intellectual property services to clients with the goal of building company value. Jeff is registered to practice and appear before the United States Patent and Trademark Office in all matters. While his academic background is in mechanical engineering, Jeff has worked on patents in a variety of fields, including mechanical, software, and electrical engineering and the associated technologies. Jeff has experience creating patent portfolios and brand name protection to enable growth and encourage innovation.

  • Patent Counseling and Prosecution
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Software Engineering
  • Trademark and Brand Name Protection

While a student in law school, Jeff worked as a law clerk at Booth Udall Fuller, PLC in Tempe, AZ, as a summer associate at Patterson + Sheridan, LLP in Dallas, TX, and as a student intern at the Department of Justice Intellectual Property Section in Washington, D.C..

Additionally, Jeff is a member of the State Bar of Arizona, the Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honor Society, and is an Eagle Scout.

  • Arizona
  • United States Patent & Trademark Office
  • George Washington University – The George Washington University Law School
  • J.D., 2020 – with honors
  • Raymond F. Hossfeld Dean’s Scholarship Recipient


  • Brigham Young University – Ira A. Fulton College of Engineering
  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, 2020
  • Minor, Spanish



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