Adjunct Law Faculty
Joe Makuch has 22 years of patent experience and currently focuses on helping startup companies build strategic IP portfolios in the electrical, computer, and material sciences. He was previously managing partner at Marger Johnson & McCollom where he gained extensive experience litigating patents, trademarks and copyrights. Joe is a NASA-trained engineer with seven years of research and development experience. His clients have included industry-leading companies in wireless technologies, memory systems, software, displays, and energy management. He is registered at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and is admitted to the U.S. District Court in Oregon and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.
Small Business Legal Clinic: Spring 2018
Small Business Legal Clinic: Patent Section - Fall 2018, Spring 2019
Specialty Areas & Course Descriptions
Small Business Legal Clinic: Patent Section - Spring 2020