Thomas R. Marsh


About Thomas R. Marsh

(303) 486-6309

Of counsel

Mr. Marsh works with established companies and start-up ventures to protect their ideas and identities as intellectual property (IP), and to assess the IP positions of others. His practice encompasses patent securement, freedom-to-operate analysis, IP audits and portfolio management, trademark prosecution, and IP aspects of business transactions, including acquisition, license, research and teaming agreements. For many clients his practice entails working closely with corporate and/or in-house counsel.

Mr. Marsh has represented clients across a spectrum of technical fields, including medical devices, communications, imaging, spectroscopy, software and production processes/equipment. Before becoming an IP lawyer, Mr, Marsh gained engineering experience with General Motors, Rock Island Railroad and Iowa State University Research Foundation (Energy Conservation Auditor). Mr. Marsh has attained a Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review rating of AV, the highest possible rating.

Statement of Practice:

Patent and Trademark Prosecution, Counseling, Analysis and Litigation Support; Intellectual Property Due Diligence and Transactions

Admitted to bar:

1982, Colorado; 1983, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office


University of Iowa (J.D., 1982) with high honors; Journal of Corporation Law-Writer and Editor; Student Senate
Iowa State University, (B.S.I.E., 1979) with honors; Alpha Phi Mu, Tau Beta Phi, Phi Kappa Phi, Engineering Merit Scholarship