Polson, Margaret

Polson Intellectual Property Law | Founder and Principal Attorney

Margaret Polson is founder and principal attorney for Polson Intellectual Property Law. Overseeing the preparation and prosecution of utility and design patent applications, trademarks, and copyrights, she also assists clients with licensing and intellectual property strategy and management.

In the United States, Ms. Polson has drafted, prosecuted and enforced utility patents for diverse clients and obtained patents in a wide variety of technical areas, from drilling tools to computer controlled rock saws, complex amusement rides, and vegetable-based engine oil. She helps multinational corporations protect their intellectual property worldwide, including IP strategy, patent portfolio management, and enforcement.  Ms. Polson also has obtained hundreds of design patents for her clients on a wide variety of commercial products.   Ms. Polson’s clients include IFly Indoor Skydiving, Chamberlain Group, and US Thrillrides. 

Ms. Polson also specializes in helping startups spend their limited intellectual property budget wisely, having counseled hundreds of startups and individual inventors during her career.

Ms. Polson is a frequent speaker on  IP, particularly designs and is a  member of the board of AIPLA,  as well as a past Chair of the Industrial Designs Committee of the AIPLA and is chair of the AIPLA Design Rights Boot Camp programing committee.  

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