Bryan K. Wheelock

Professional Experience

Mr. Wheelock's practice includes preparation and prosecution of patent and trademark applications and drafting of intellectual property agreements, including non-compete agreements. He has brought and defended lawsuits in federal and state courts relating to intellectual property and has participated in seizures of counterfeit and infringing goods.

Mr. Wheelock prepares and prosecutes U.S. and foreign patent applications for medical devices, mechanical and electromechanical devices, manufacturing machinery and processes, metal alloys and other materials. He also does a substantial amount of patentability searching, trademark availability searching and patent and trademark infringement studies.

In addition to his practice at Harness Dickey, he is an Adjunct Professor at Washington University School of Law and Washington University School of Engineering.


J.D., Washington University in St. Louis
B.S.E. in Mechanical Engineering, Duke University

Honors & Distinctions

  • Managing Intellectual Property, IP Stars: 2014
  • Trademark Law "Lawyer of the Year": 2015
  • U.S. News and World Report, Best Lawyers, Patent Law and Trademark Law: 2011-2015
  • Missouri Super Lawyers: 2007-2008, 2011-2014
  • St. Louis Magazine's, Best Lawyers: 2012


Professional Affiliations

  • American Intellectual Property Association 
  • Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
  • International Trademark Association-The Trademark Reporter Committee

Speaking Engagements

Mr. Wheelock is a frequent guest speaker on topics relating to intellectual property.



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Bryan K. Wheelock Attorney

Bryan K. Wheelock

St. Louis Metro Office
(314) 726-7505
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U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals Eighth Circuit
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