Chernoff, Vilhauer, McClung & Stenzel, LLP, was founded in 1970 and currently consists of eleven partners averaging over twenty-seven years experience and twenty- two years longevity with the firm. The partners and associates of the firm all have technical degrees in the physical or biological sciences.
The firm practices all phases of acquisition, commercialization and enforcement of domestic and foreign intellectual property rights. Particular emphasis is placed on patent and trademark prosecution and litigation. Specialized expertise is available in the biological, chemical, mechanical, electrical, electronic and computer fields.
The firm has an active litigation practice, representing its clients effectively in federal court trials of the highest complexity with respect to the enforcement and defense of patent, trademark, unfair competition and false advertising claims.