Marc A. Brockhaus leads the firm's Electrical Engineering & Systems group. He also practices in the areas of intellectual property, technology, computer and patent law and is involved in counseling, transactions, litigation and prosecution before the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Marc is ranked in Band 1 (the top band) for intellectual property law by the rigorously researched Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business 2017. He was selected by attorney peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2018 and
named Oklahoma City Lawyer of the Year for Patent Law - 2018. Marc was recently ranked as an IP Star by Managing IP. He was also selected by attorney peers for inclusion in Oklahoma Super Lawyers 2017. Marc was named the Intellectual Property Attorney of the Year by Corporate-INTL magazine. In November 2011, he received the same honor from Global Law Experts.
Marc has prosecuted patent applications in the United States and abroad in the electrical, software and mechanical arts including telephony equipment, semiconductor design and fabrication, computers, computer networking, digital cameras, electronic test equipment, web guiding equipment, firearm safety equipment, protective vests, explosive detection equipment, optics and optical equipment, software programs and business methods.
Marc has also been involved extensively in patent-related litigation and licensing efforts involving the enforcement of intellectual property rights.
Marc has been an adjunct faculty member at the University of Oklahoma College of Law and received his J.D. and his Masters of Business Administration from the University of Oklahoma in 1997, where he was inducted into Beta Gamma Sigma. He received his B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Oklahoma in 1993.