Overview

Andrew S. Hansen is a registered patent attorney and represents clients in all aspects of patent law, including patent preparation, prosecution, licensing, opinions, post-grant procedures, and litigation. His primary focus is on patent procurement and post-grant procedures in medical devices, materials chemistry, biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, semiconductor fabrication, petroleum refining, software, and e-commerce.

Mr. Hansen brings a unique understanding to the patent procurement process having co-founded two venture-backed medical device companies. He has also served as lead counsel in several patent infringement lawsuits brought by a software company he co-founded.

Experience

Experience
  • U.S. and International Prosecution of IP
  • U. S. and International Patent Prosecution
  • Licensing and Client Counseling
  • Patentability Opinions
  • Patent Infringement Opinions
  • Defensive Opinions of Non-infringement and Design Around Strategies
  • Pharmaceutical, Chemical, Biotechnology and Life Sciences

Education

Education
  • J.D., magna cum laude, J. Reuben Clark Law School, Brigham Young University, 2003
  • B.S., cum laude, Biochemistry, Utah State University, 1999

Admissions

Admissions
  • Utah State Bar
  • United States Supreme Court
  • Registered Patent Attorney, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • American Bar Association

Achievements

Achievements
  • Senior Editor, Brigham Young University Law Review

Community Involvement

Community Involvement
  • Utah Entrepreneur community
  • Member, BioInnovations Gateway (entrepreneur incubator)
  • Member, Church & State (entrepreneur incubator)

Memberships

Memberships
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA)

    Vandy So

    Experience

    • 3 years at Workman Nydegger

    Contact Information
    Email vso@wnlaw.com
    Phone 801-533-9800

    Languages

    Languages
    • Spanish