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Acquisition of Bateman IP Attorneys by Snow Christensen & Martineau

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Acquisition of Bateman IP Attorneys by
Snow Christensen & Martineau

Salt Lake City, UT – May 1, 2015Attorneys of Salt Lake City-based Bateman IP law firm have joined Snow Christensen & Martineau (‘SCM’).

Randall Bateman, founder of Bateman IP and of the reputable Utah Genius Awards (recognizes top trademark and patent recipients), will head SCM’s newly formed Intellectual Property Group. Bateman attorneys Christopher Wight, Sarah Matthews and Tenley Schofield along with existing SCM attorneys, Rodney Parker, Samuel Alba, Keith Call, Maralyn English and Robert Lin, will complete the nine-member Intellectual Property Group. 

In addition to collaborating with many of the firm’s service areas, SCM’s Intellectual Property Group will work closely with its Cyber Security Group to serve the firms’ combined client base. SCM is pleased to provide its clients with this comprehensive and robust suite of intellectual property services. 

Andrew Morse, President of SCM said, “We have long protected our clients’ essential intellectual property rights through our well known litigation and trial work.  Now, with this extraordinary group of IP attorneys – and their impressive level of expertise – our combined synergy allows us to offer clients an even deeper and broader range of intellectual property solutions. It’s an exhilarating time for everyone involved.” 

Founded in 2003, Bateman IP attorneys have been listed in Best Lawyers in America, Mountain States Super Lawyers and Utah Legal Elite for excellence in intellectual property and information technology law.    All four of the Bateman IP attorneys are registered patent attorneys, credited with hundreds of successful U.S. and international patent applications.

“This collective group of attorneys will significantly increase our practices and create an even stronger and more dynamic platform to serve existing clients of both firms,” said Randall Bateman, Partner and Founder of Bateman IP.  “This has been a very comfortable transition and move overall because our cultures and clients are so complementary. We are excited about our future together.”

In addition to patent, trademark, and copyright creation and protection matters, SCM intellectual property attorneys provide counsel to clients in the area of trade secrets, licensing, acquisitions, technology transfers, regulatory compliance, and unfair competition matters. SCM is pleased to provide its clients with this comprehensive and robust suite of intellectual property services.