For over 30 years, the professionals at Bohan Mathers have provided their clients with comprehensive and effective protection for all forms of intellectual property. They combine exceptional legal expertise with the education and background in engineering, science, and business needed to understand and service each client’s unique needs.

The team has extensive experience in patent prosecution with the United States Patent and Trademark Office as well as with numerous international bodies, and has a long history of working with clients across North America and around the world.  Jeffrey Joyce and Patricia Mathers are patent practitioners registered with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Jeffrey is a licensed attorney and has extensive experience prosecuting patent applications.  Jeffrey also has a Master’s Degree in Computer Science and prior professional experience as an engineer and project manager in the national defense industry.  Patricia is a patent agent having over 20 years of experience prosecuting patent applications. She has a background in mechanical engineering and speaks fluent German.  Jeffrey and Patricia’s combined strengths provide the firm with a unique ability to meet a broad range of client needs.

The team also has extensive experience with trademark matters, has successfully obtained hundreds of trademark registrations, navigated trademark opposition and cancellation proceedings, prosecuted and defended trademark infringement proceedings, and negotiated and drafted complex licensing agreements.  Jeffrey is the attorney of record on more than 400 trademark applications and has engaged in dozens of enforcement actions, and Harry Bee has over 25 years of trademark experience and assists in the prosecution of trademark applications and in defending and pursuing trademark infringement, opposition, and cancellation actions.

Similarly, the team has extensive experience pursuing and defending copyright and trade secret protection.

The team has connections around the world, and is equally adept at helping foreign entities protect their intellectual property in the United States and assisting domestic clients in protecting their intellectual property overseas.