David E. Crawford JR

Patent Attorney at Senniger Powers
Contact: 314.345.7000
Experience:
Jurisdictions: Missouri
Ohio
U.S. Patent & Trademark Office

OVERVIEW

About David E. Crawford JR
Mr. Crawford has extensive experience and expertise preparing and prosecuting patent applications in the U.S. and throughout the world. He conducts freedom-to-operate, infringement and validity studies, prepares and negotiates licenses and other agreements related to intellectual property, and prepares and prosecutes trademark and copyright registrations. Mr. Crawford has litigated matters locally and across the country, he is an authority on design patent protection, and he regularly works for entities ranging from individuals and start-up companies to established national corporations and multi-national conglomerates.

Mr. Crawford has provided patent services in diverse technologies, including medical devices and surgical instruments, industrial processing equipment, packaging and manufacturing systems, aircraft systems and engines, bulk handling equipment, semiconductor processing equipment, control systems, business methods, construction equipment, electric motors, lubrication equipment, air handling systems, combustors, automotive systems, nanotechnology, composite material fabrication, home appliances, sports equipment, hand and power tools, hardware, footwear, diapers, feminine care products, furniture, fluid power systems, welding equipment, optics and lasers, cooling equipment, cable management systems, and software.

For a decade before becoming a patent attorney, Mr. Crawford worked as a design engineer at GE Aircraft Engines where he was responsible for numerous military engine components. Prior to working for GE, Mr. Crawford designed and built portions of a hexiped walking transport for the Department of Defense, and performed various engineering tasks at two nuclear material processing facilities for the Department of Energy.
Directory Practice Areas
  • Intellectual Property
  • Patents
  • Trademarks
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Missouri
Ohio
U.S. Patent & Trademark Office
Professional Activities
Director Missouri Lawyer Trust Account Foundation 2012-Current
Founding Partner & Advisor NKU Chase College of Law, Transactional Law Practice Center 2011-Current
Executive Council NATIONAL CONFERENCE OF BAR PRESIDENTS 2009-2011
Executive Committee Metropolitan Bar Caucus 2008-2011
Board of Directors St. Louis Bar Foundation 2007-2011
President Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis 2008-2009
Chair, Patent, Trademark, & Copyright Section Bar Assoc. of Metropolitan St. Louis 2000-2001
Chair, St. Louis Section American Society of Mechanical Engineers 2000-2001
Director Engineers' Club of St. Louis 1997-1999
Awards
Golden Anniversary Fellow, St. Louis Bar Foundation
Distinguished Fellow, St. Louis Bar Foundation

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100 N. Broadway, Suite 1700
St. Louis, MO 63102
USA
Telephone: 314.345.7000