Spencer practices with the law firm of Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, LLP, a boutique firm which specializes exclusively in intellectual property matters. At BSTZ, Spencer focuses specifically on the preparation and prosecution of complex software and communications related patent applications.
As a former software engineer for Silicon Valley companies, Spencer understands the language and needs of your developers. Whether discussing cloud computing, data communications, databases, or data processing, Spencer can quickly engage with your technical experts and tackle the difficult challenge of presenting software based technologies to the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
As a former program manager and ISO 9000 compliance auditor, Spencer understands how to manage complex projects, assets, and portfolios. Before entering the practice of law, Spencer was responsible for maintaining the ISO compliance and certification at a high-tech manufacturing company's U.S. operations having revenues in excess of $10-billion. Whether your company is large or small, Spencer can streamline the logistics and management of your patent portfolio so that you can focus on your core business objectives.
Spencer is a licensed attorney at law admitted to practice before the Oregon State Bar (OSB); a licensed Patent Attorney admitted to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO); a certified Program Manager (Prince2); and a certified ISO 9001:2000 Manufacturing Lead Auditor (RABQSA).
- Intellectual Property
- Cloud Computing Patents
- Patent Prosecution
- Software Patents
- Free Consultation
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
Fixed fees available for patents and prosecution matters. All other matters hourly at the budget and discretion of client.
- United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)
- Oregon Courts
- English: Spoken, Written
- Lewis & Clark Law School
- J.D. / Juris Doctorate
- Honors: Cum Laude, Law Review, Intellectual Property Law (IP Law) certificate.
- Intellectual Property Law Certification
- Lewis and Clark Law School
- Spencer K. Hunter