IP Litigator Scott Johnson Joins Fredrikson & Byron’s Des Moines Office

January 13, 2020

R. Scott JohnsonAttorney Scott Johnson has joined Fredrikson & Byron as a shareholder in the Litigation and Intellectual Property Groups. Johnson is an experienced trial attorney, certified licensing professional and registered patent attorney with expertise in patent, trademark, copyright and trade secret litigation, and licensing.

“The depth of Scott’s experience as an intellectual property law practitioner is an invaluable addition to our regional and national service offerings,” said John Koneck, president of Fredrikson & Byron. “We are expanding our IP capabilities to better serve clients throughout the Upper Midwest and nationally, and we are thrilled that Scott is joining us in this effort.”

“I am excited to join Fredrikson & Byron with their extensive experience helping businesses solve problems. Their team of dedicated, hardworking attorneys share my commitment to legal and service excellence,” Johnson shared.

Johnson’s experience spans numerous industries in state, federal, and international jurisdictions and in patent and trademark prosecutions, appeals and reexaminations before the United States Patent and Trademark Office. He prosecutes mechanical, software and business method patents, as well as trademark and copyright applications. Scott frequently performs related opinion work involving in-depth analysis of patent validity and infringement questions and files patents in the mechanical and electrical arts.

Fredrikson & Byron is a 300-attorney law firm based in Minneapolis, with offices in Bismarck, Des Moines, Fargo, Mankato, St. Paul, Saltillo, Mexico, and Shanghai, China. Fredrikson & Byron has a reputation as the firm “where law and business meet.” Our attorneys bring business acumen and entrepreneurial thinking to work with clients, and operate as business advisors and strategic partners, as well as legal counselors. More information about the firm is available at www.fredlaw.com. Follow us on LinkedIn and on Twitter @FredriksonLaw.

Media Contact: Kelly Griffith, 612.492.7514, kgriffith@fredlaw.com.