Wade Kirshy is a member of the Electronic Engineering & Software Team in Denver. His practice focuses on patent prosecution and strategic patent portfolio development and counseling. He has also done significant work in the areas of patent litigation and IP/Corporate transactions. Wade’s prosecution practice includes work in various technologies, including electronics, software (e.g., FinTech, analytics, big data), medical devices, oil and gas, batteries, and more. He also represents the Denver office in the firm’s pro bono committee, and also dedicates substantial time each year to pro bono work. For example, Wade has represented many families in need with finalizing kinship adoptions in Colorado.

Defending United Airlines in patent infringement case where MacroSolve has accused the United Airline’s use of a mobile services network platform and corresponding date processing systems, and, in particular, the mobile application “United Airlines Mobile app.” of infringing one or more claims of the ‘816 patent. (Judge Leonard Davis).

MacroSolve, Inc. v. United Airlines, Inc., No. 11-694 (E.D. Tex. filed Dec. 21, 2011).

Representing Leatt Corporation in the Central District of California. Atlas Brace Technologies filed an action in the Central District of California for declaratory judgment against Leatt to determine infringement of Leatt’s two patents directed to protective neck braces, which prevent injury to athletes performing in various sports, including motocross. Leatt filed counterclaims for infringement of the two patents against Atlas Brace’s protective neck brace, the Atlas Neck Brace, which is also used by motocross and other athletes.

Atlas Brace Technologies USA LLC v. Leatt Corp., et al. No. 11-09973 (C.D. Cal. filed Dec. 1, 2011).


University of Maryland School of Law, J.D. (2008) The Journal of Business and Technology Law, Associate Editor

Union College, B.S., Electrical Engineering (2004) magna cum laude



Florida (inactive)

Massachusetts (inactive)

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U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (2015)

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