Overview

Brian Bailey counsels clients through every step of the patent protection process, helping them to grow and protect their intellectual assets. A former project engineer, his technical expertise spans diverse industries, including medical devices, agricultural technologies, automation equipment and consumer products. Brian has obtained patents for clients in 49 countries. 

Past Experience

Before joining Faegre Baker Daniels, Brian was an associate at the intellectual property firm of Van Dyke, Gardner, Linn & Burkhart LLP in Grand Rapids, Michigan. He also worked as a project engineer at Rosenthal Manufacturing in Northbrook, Illinois. Brian has substantial experience in mechanical and electrical design, especially with industrial automation machinery and control systems.

During mechanical engineering and leadership studies at Northern Arizona University from 1997-2001, Brian spent some time as an air traffic controller at Papillon Airways Inc. in Grand Canyon, Arizona, managing the heliport and clearing helicopters for takeoff and landing. He was responsible for up to 16 aircraft and the safety of more than 100 pilots and passengers.

Honors

  • Faegre Baker Daniels — Pro Bono Honor Roll, 2016 and 2017
  • Pi Tau Sigma Mechanical Engineering Honors Society
  • CALI Award for Excellence — Legal Writing

Professional Organizations

  • Michigan State Bar Association

Civic Activities

  • Board Member, TekVenture Maker Space
  • Board Member, Bicycle Friendly Fort Wayne
  • Member, Young Leaders of Northeast Indiana

Services & Industries

Credentials

Bar Admissions

Michigan
Indiana
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Court Admissions

U.S. District Court for the Western District of Michigan

Education

Chicago-Kent College of Law
J.D. Journal of Intellectual Property (editor) (2007)

University of Illinois
B.S. (2003)

Leadership & Community

Professional Associations

  • Michigan State Bar Association

Civic Activities

  • Young Leaders of Northeast Indiana

Honors

  • Faegre Baker Daniels — Pro Bono Honor Roll, 2016-17
  • Pi Tau Sigma Mechanical Engineering Honors Society
  • CALI Award for Excellence — Legal Writing III
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