CONTACT

Tel: 262.563.1438
msh@keaneip.com


AREAS OF PRACTICE

IP Litigation
IP Dispute Resolution
IP Portfolios

EDUCATION

J.D.–University of Wisconsin, 2004
B.S. Mechanical Engineering—Arizona State University, 2001

Melissa is the “Smith” of Smith Keane. (It’s part of her last name.) Melissa is a registered patent attorney whose practice includes all aspects of intellectual property law, with an emphasis on intellectual property litigation and dispute resolution. In her more than 11 years in practice she has become adept at developing cost-effective business solutions to legal disputes. Melissa collaborates with her clients to enforce their patent and trademark rights and defend against charges of infringement. Melissa also works with her clients to create value by using cost effective strategies to build intellectual property portfolios.

EDUCATION

J.D.–University of Wisconsin, 2004
B.S. Mechanical Engineering—Arizona State University, 2001

ADMISSIONS

Wisconsin, 2004
United States District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin
United States District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin
United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)