Bryan K. Wheelock
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.
EducationJ.D., Washington University in St. Louis
B.S.E. in Mechanical Engineering, Duke University
Honors & Distinctions
- U.S. News and World Report, Best Lawyers in America, Patent Law and Trademark Law: 2011-2014
- Super Lawyers: 2007-2008, 2011-2013
- American Intellectual Property Association
- Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
- International Trademark Association-The Trademark Reporter Committee
Mr. Wheelock is a frequent guest speaker on topics relating to intellectual property.
In the News
- Harness Dickey Attorneys Selected to 2013 MO Super Lawyers and Rising Stars
- St. Louis Magazine Names Three Harness Dickey Lawyers Best of 2012
- Robert Siminski, Matt Cutler and Bryan Wheelock Featured Article in Law360. "6 Reasons Inter Partes Review Was Popular In 2013"
- Harness Dickey Expert Analysis Featured in Law360
- St. Louis Attorneys, Matt Cutler and Bryan Wheelock, contribute featured article in Law360.
- The Role of Design Patents in a Comprehensive Intellectual Property Plan
- Means for Better Patent Protection
Bryan K. WheelockPrincipal
St. Louis Metro Office
Material & Chemical
Mechanical & Electromechanical
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals Eighth Circuit
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office