Hoffman Warnick has extensive experience in domestic and international patent procurement in a wide range of technical areas:


  • Pharmaceuticals
  • DNA sequencing
  • Medical devices
  • Materials deposition
  • Manufacture of abrasives
  • Material science and related applications
  • Ceramics


Steve Swinton, Jayme Torelli, Sarah Zhang, David Rook, Franklin Abrams, Ed Lentz



  • Digital image processing
  • Automation and controls
  • Printing and electronic prepress
  • Speech and voice processing, medical imaging
  • Banking/Financial systems
  • Computer software, hardware and architecture
  • Telecommunications and fiber optics
  • Network security and monitoring
  • E-commerce/internet/business methods
  • Inventory tracking and support
  • Semiconductors and chip packaging
  • Integrated circuits and related processing
  • Electronics


Michael Hoffman, Matthew Kinnier, John Merecki, Pamela Riley


  • Recreational equipment
  • Power tools
  • Industrial lasers
  • Food processing
  • Material handling
  • Power generation
  • Industrial controls
  • Agricultural equipment
  • Cryocooling, construction and excavating equipment
  • Transportation monitoring and testing
  • Industrial and personal security
  • HVAC
  • Textiles
  • Automotive products
  • Instrumentation and related controls
  • Mechanical and electromechanical devices


Spencer Warnick, Michael Hoffman, Matthew Kinnier, Matthew Pinckney, David Rook, Matthew Morales, Tyler Rexhouse, David Henn, Pamela Riley



Hoffman Warnick has Nanotechnology experience in many of the above-listed technical fields.


Spencer Warnick, Matthew Kinnier, Matthew Pinckney, Tyler Rexhouse, Matthew Morales



The Challenge: A fortune 500 energy company needed to maintain quality for a large volume of patent procurement work with an eye toward keeping expenses in check in view of an unstable economic environment.

Services Provided: Hoffman Warnick provided patent drafting and prosecution services in a timely, proficient and cost effective manner.

Results: The company continues to exert a position of leadership within the industry, fueled, in part by its strong patent portfolio.


The Challenge: A start up needed to immediately protect its core technology relating to a novel battery anode prior to pursuing venture capital and manufacturing partners.

Services Provided: Hoffman Warnick provided patent drafting and prosecution services in a timely and cost effective manner, and identified intellectual property that could be better protected through trade secrets.

Results: The company attained venture capital and continues to pursue manufacturing partners knowing its core technology is protected.