Bruce E Burdick

The Burdick Law Firm
Contact: 618.462.3450
Law School: University of Texas - Austin


About Bruce E Burdick
Mr. Burdick is an expert patent, trademark and copyright attorney who specializes in intellectual property law of all types, including litigation and prosecution for businesses and individuals alike. He is frequently retained by other patent attorneys for litigation matters due to his incredible array of corporate and private law experience and is nationally known as an advocate for independent inventors and start-up businesses. He runs one of the world's best intellectual property websites and in keeping it current, keeps himself up to date in all areas of intellectual property practice.

He has been a Registered Patent Attorney since 1974. He is licensed to practice in Missouri, Illinois, Oklahoma and Texas, before the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, the U.S. District Court for the Western District Of Missouri, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri, and the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois. He is both a Certified Mediator in Intellectual Property and a Certified Arbitrator in Intellectual Property by the World Intellectual Property Organization of Geneva, Switzerland as well as an approved neutral for the US District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Missouri.
Directory Practice Areas
  • Arbitration & Mediation
  • Entertainment & Sports
  • Intellectual Property
  • Patents
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    • via PayPal
  • Contingent Fees
    • very selective cases
  • Free Consultation
    • first 1/2 hour free consultation
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    • hourly or fixed fee rates alternative billing methods available
Professional Experience
Owner, Managing Attorney, The Burdick Law Firm
A full service patent trademark copyright law firm. A virtual firm with a primary attorney, Mr. Burdick, and a variable number of associate attorneys with widely varying local, national and international expertise.
University of Texas - AustinJ.D.Law
Stevens Institute of TechnologyB.S.Engineering
Activities: Met. Eng., Mech. Eng., Sailing Team, Band
Details: Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity
Professional Activities
Member ABA 1974-Current
Details: Pat. TM Copr Section
Member INTA 1978-1993
Details: Licensing Committee, Administration Committee, Litigation Committee


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3656 Western Ave.
Alton, IL 62002
Telephone: 618.462.3450