James E. Denker (Jim)


Patent Attorney

Direct Phone: (612) 977-3153

Email: denker@bipl.net

Jim’s graduate research focused on elucidating the molecular mechanisms of and developing treatments for human pulmonary pathologies. During law school, Jim worked with Ecolab gaining experience in domestic patent preparation/prosecution concerning chemical coating technologies, detergents, and food treatment methods. Jim gained further experience in foreign patent preparation/prosecution in the chemical, electrical, and mechanical arts while serving as an Intellectual Property Law Apprentice through William Mitchell’s Apprenticeship program. After graduating law school, Jim worked on Hatch-Waxman ANDA litigation, medical device patent infringement litigation, mechanical device infringement litigation, and patent preparation involving microbial soil amendments for agricultural applications.


 Expertise & Practice Areas:   

Industry Types

  • Agribusiness
  • Banking, Insurance & Finance
  • Construction
  • Energy
  • Health Care
  • Internet, Technology & E-Commerce
  • Life Sciences
  • Oil & Gas

 

Practice Areas

  • Alternative Energy / Green Energy
  • Automation
  • Bioengineering
  • Biotechnology
  • Cloud computing
  • Data analytics
  • Data Protection & Cybersecurity
  • Electronics / Electrical devices
  • Enterprise Systems
  • Food processing
  • Image processing
  • Information Technology
  • Medical Devices
  • Microelectronics
  • Mobile Device
  • Nanotechnology
  • Networking
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • RF technology
  • Semiconductor technology
  • Sensors and systems
  • Servers
  • Social media
  • Software
  • Storage media
  • Virtual machines

Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree – Minnesota State University
  • Master's Degree - University of Iowa
  • Juris Doctorate - William Mitchell College of Law 
  • Registered - U.S. Patent and Trademark Office