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Andrew G. Colombo

Andrew G. Colombo

Partner
Location:
Overland Park, Kansas
Phone:
(913) 232-5049
Fax:
(913) 647-9057
Email:

Andrew joined Hovey Williams in 1994. He specializes in preparation and prosecution of domestic and foreign patent applications, particularly in the areas of medical and other complex mechanical technologies. Andrew also specializes in trademark application preparation and prosecution, as well as licensing and dispute resolution in all areas of intellectual property.

After earning his bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering, Andrew worked with a local manufacturing company while attending law school. He began clerking for Hovey Williams in 1994 and has continuously worked for the firm since then. Andrew chose the practice of law after watching his father, also an attorney, help others with legal issues.

Year Joined Firm

  • 1994

Areas of Practice

  • Patent
  • Trademark
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Intellectual Property

Litigation Percentage

  • 20% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri, 1995
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Missouri, 1995
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 1995
  • Kansas, 2007
  • U.S. District Court District of Kansas, 1995

Education

  • University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law, Kansas City, Missouri
    • Juris Doctor - 1995
  • University of Kansas
    • Bachelor of Science - 1992
    • Major: Mechanical Engineering

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association (KCMBA)
  • Kansas Bar Association (KBA)