• US and Canadian IP Attorney

    Brent Capehart

    Brent Capehart is a U.S. IP lawyer with over 20 years of experience. He is also a barrister and solicitor in Ontario, Canada, and an Aerospace Engineer. Brent’s extensive experience practicing before the USPTO includes work in the mechanical, electrical, electromechanical, telecommunication, software, aerospace, healthcare, energy, semiconductor and agriculture industries. He has represented clients at various levels of the US federal and state courts, including the US Supreme Court, US Court of Appeal (federal), and US District courts, and State trial and appellate courts in 11 states. Brent’s practice encompasses the development, acquisition, protection, enforcement, licensing and management of US, Canadian and international IP portfolios. 

    Brent has a Masters of Law from the John Marshall Law School, a Juris Doctor from the University of Arkansas School of Law, and Bachelor of Science from Penn State University, with a major in Aerospace Engineering and minor in Mathematics. 

    Brent was previously the Chair of the IP Committee of the Arkansas Bar Association, and an Adjunct Professor at the University of Arkansas School of Law. 

    Education
    LL.M., The John Marshall School of Law
    J.D., University of Arkansas School of Law
    B.Sc., Penn State University – Undergraduate Studies in Aerospace Engineering and Mathematics

    Professional Affiliations
    Member, Law Society of Upper Canada
    Member, State Bar of Arkansas
    Member, State Bar of Oklahoma
    Member, Arkansas Bar Association
    Member, American Bar Association
    Member, American Inns of Court
    Registered Trademark and Patent Attorney (USPTO)
    Admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the District Court of Colorado
    Admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Eastern/Western/Northern District of Oklahoma
    Admitted to practice before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
    Admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Eastern/Western Districts of Arkansas

    Publications
    “How Bankruptcy Can Affect a Client’s Intellectual Property Rights” – Arkansas Lawyer Magazine