Filter Staff

Shawn Kolitch, Ph.D.

Founding Partner | Intellectual Property Attorney

Shawn Kolitch focuses his practice on intellectual property litigation, opinion work, and patent prosecution strategy… Read More

T.J. Romano

Founding Partner | Intellectual Property Attorney

T.J. Romano focuses his practice on intellectual property litigation and counseling. He represents both domestic and international clients on patent, trademark, copyright, and trade secret matters… Read More

David D’Ascenzo

Founding Partner | Intellectual Property Attorney

David has been an intellectual property attorney since 1996 and feels privileged to work with the variety and caliber of clients who entrust him with their intellectual property needs. David respects the fact that the intellectual property arena is a … Read More

Ian Gates

Founding Partner | Intellectual Property Attorney

Ian enjoys working closely with clients and being a member of the team. His easy-going attitude together with his technical aptitude and legal expertise enable him to provide quality intellectual property counsel on multiple levels—from simple advice to complex portfolio … Read More

Dave Bourgeau

Founding Partner | Intellectual Property Attorney

Before becoming an attorney, Dave was an engineer for fifteen years, first in the Navy and then at several Fortune 500 companies. During his time in the Navy, he served as a nuclear power-trained officer… Read More

Kimberly Fisher

Intellectual Property Attorney | Partner

Kimberly Fisher is an intellectual property attorney whose practice includes all aspects of intellectual property law, including patent, trademark, copyright, and trade secret matters… Read More

Amber Sun

Intellectual Property Attorney | Partner

Amber has practiced intellectual property law for many years, and her practice includes patent application/prosecution across diverse technical fields. In addition to private practice, Amber previously worked in Shanghai for four years as Head IP counsel at a joint-venture automotive … Read More

Amy Graveline

Intellectual Property Attorney

Amy has a knack for being able to explain complicated concepts in easily understandable ways.  She enjoys translating invention disclosures into highly readable patent applications.  She also is conscious of using legal jargon when talking to clients and can tailor … Read More

Larry Bailey, Ph.D.

Patent Agent

Larry is a registered patent agent with a range of experience in areas such as chemistry, chemical engineering, environmental engineering, analytical tool design, thin film characterization, semiconductor manufacturing, vacuum technology, biosensor technology, tribology, manufacturing process development, construction, machining, mechanical systems, … Read More

Erin Mondloch, Ph.D.

Patent Agent

Erin Mondloch, Ph.D., is a technical consultant with a strong background in physics and mathematics. She assists attorneys with patent prosecution in a broad range of technological areas… Read More

Emile Deluca

Patent Agent

Emile studied chemistry at the University of Montana (UM) and graduated with high honors.  During his time at UM, Emile developed a particular interest in applied chemistry and received both a departmental scholarship and an award in analytical chemistry.  In … Read More

Meredith Bothman

Patent Agent (pending)

Meredith Bothman holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Biomedical Engineering from Arizona State University. She launched her IP career in 2019 with predecessor firm Kolitch Romano, and passed the patent bar in November of 2022.

Tucker Mastin

Senior Technology Specialist

Clare Shapiro

Technology Specialist

Jake Peterfeso

Technology Specialist

Jacob Vatter

Technology Specialist

Emily Groth


Robin Davin

Legal Assistant

Shelly Monteith

Legal Assistant

Sherry Sutterfield

Patent Paralegal

Nita Galambos

Legal Asssistant

Chelsea Garrett

Trademark Specialist

Lukas McNett

Legal Assistant

Annelise Hart

Legal Assistant

Kristina Thomas

Trademark Specialist


Legal Assistant


Docketing Specialist

Mary Weller

Office Assistant