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William T. Valet

Bill Valet’s diverse background in engineering and intellectual property law gives him a unique perspective when it comes to helping clients develop and protect their intellectual property.  Having been an engineer for almost a decade designing automation equipment for the medical diagnostics industry, evaluating and testing consumer products for Underwriters […]

Erik V. Chmelar, Ph.D.

Erik Chmelar works at the intersection of technology, business, and law to develop practical intellectual property strategies that achieve meaningful results for his clients. He takes a comprehensive approach to his clients’ needs, leveraging over 20 years of industry experience as an engineer, research scientist, project manager, entrepreneur, professor, and […]

Linda Gebauer

Linda has a wide-ranging background in IP law, from counseling some of the nation’s largest corporations to advising startups and small businesses in protecting their most important assets.  Over the course of her career, Linda has seen how innovation and growth can be enhanced by integration of IP counsel into […]

Timothy A. Johnson

For more than 15 years Tim Johnson has taken a client-centric approach in helping innovative companies devise and execute sound intellectual property strategies in diverse and highly competitive industries.  Prior to joining Dilworth IP, Tim served as Deputy General Counsel of Edgewell Personal Care (formerly Energizer) where he oversaw all […]