EducationB.S. Chemical Engineering University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, MN
J.D. Magna Cum Laude Lewis & Clark Law School, Portland, OR
Bar AdmissionsOregon State Bar
Admitted to Patent Bar with the USPTO
USPTO Registration # 56,198
Blayne is a Partner with the firm. Blayne’s practice focuses on patent related matters including patent preparation and prosecution. He has particular experience in performing due diligence analysis for patent transactions, providing legal reviews of infringement assertions in preparation for licensing and litigation activities, and supporting portfolio management including targeted patent prosecution.
Blayne’s technical experience includes the fields of consumer electronics, video and graphics, semiconductor process, device and packaging, software, Internet, e-commerce, chemical, and mechanical.
Prior to joining the legal profession, Blayne was a semiconductor process engineer for Intel Corporation with responsibilities as lithography team lead for various high volume fabrication expansions and product launches.