David J. Bovitz

Dave is a partner who joined the firm in 2007.  Prior to joining the firm, Dave gained experience in the aerospace/avionic and microprocessor design fields, having worked as an electrical design engineer at Goodrich Aerospace and Micron Technologies.  Dave currently handles domestic and foreign patent preparation and prosecution in various fields of technology for our clients. In addition, Dave has experience with patent landscape mapping, product clearance, infringement and validity opinions, and other types of patent analysis.

Dave has several years of patent experience in the following technology areas:

  • Communications including wireless protocols, packet routing, and application servers
  • Antenna technologies and wireless transmission environments
  • Storage technologies including disk drive design and content protection
  • Integrated circuit design, RAM interfaces, and ASIC design
  • Internet technologies including web caching and network architectures
  • Space-based technology, including launch platforms and in-orbit technology
  • Aerospace technologies, including air data sensors and rocket/space technology
  • Biotechology and electrical sensing in medical devices
  • Virtual machine environments
  • Power electronics and AC/DC power supplies
  • High-voltage transmission line technologies
  • Factory automation technologies

Areas of Practice

  • U.S. and International Patent Preparation and Prosecution
  • Patent Analysis and Opinions
  • Copyrights, Trademarks, and Trade Secrets
  • Strategic IP Planning, Technology Transfers, and Licensing

Bar Admissions

  • Colorado
  • Minnesota
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office


  • William Mitchell College of Law, Juris Doctor, 2007
  • University of Minnesota, Bachelor of Science, Electrical Engineering, 1999