Designed with inspiration. Backed by solid counsel.
Representing Anchor Wall Systems, Inc. Since 1989.
Legal Advice That's Never Watered Down.
Representing VOSS Water Since 2004.
Our Clients Have An Appetite To Deliver The Best.
Representing Schwan's Since 1981.
Intellectual Property Just Got Pretty.
Representing Lush Handmade Cosmetics Since 2006.
Offering Razor Sharp Performance In The Toughest Terrain
Representing Polaris Since 2005.
Smart Fluid Handling To Take You Forward, Faster.
Representing Colder Products Company Since 1981.
Protecting The Tools Of Any Trade.
Representing True Value Since 2005.
Keeping Our Clients A Step Ahead Of The Competition. Make That 10 Steps.
Representing Microsoft Since 1999.
A Century Of Heritage Driven By Excellence.
Representing Indian Motorcycles Since 2011.
Helping To Invent A Cleaner World Since 1901.
Representing Donaldson Since 1920.
Protecting The Big, The Bad And The Ugly.
Representing Link Snack's Since 2003.
Reliable And Tough, Standards For Us Both.
Representing Toro Since 1970
We Can Tow The Heaviest Loads.
Representing Featherlite Since 2006.
Taking Care Of Customers Worldwide With Better Solutions.
Representing Vermeer Since 1994.
Representing UBERFAN Since 2013.

Since 1900, we have focused solely on the practice of intellectual property law. Before we were attorneys, many of us were inventors, engineers and scientists. As a result, we understand the passion that our clients have for their creations.

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Partner Rachel Hughey has been selected as a 40 Under 40 winner for 2016 by the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal

Merchant & Gould listed as an "IP Powerhouse"

Merchant & Gould was listed as an "IP Powerhouse" in a 2016 national report by BTI Consulting Group.

Daniel McDonald named an Attorney of the Year

Daniel McDonald, a partner at Merchant & Gould, has been selected as an “Attorney of the Year 2015” by Minnesota Lawyer.

Inter Partes Review CLE Available On Demand

A complimentary recording of the recent "Current Developments in Inter Partes Review" CLE is now available.

Merchant & Gould Welcomes Alireza Behrooz to D.C. Office

Merchant & Gould is pleased to announce that Alireza Behrooz, Ph.D., has joined the Washington, D.C. office as a partner in the Chemical & Life Sciences group.

Merchant & Gould Named #2 Trademark Firm in Industry Survey

Intellectual Property Today ranked Merchant & Gould the #2 top trademark firm in the United States based on number of trademark registrations filed in 2014.

Merchant Post Grant Blog

After successfully challenging and defending many patents at the PTO, Merchant & Gould now shares post grant procedure resources and case updates in a dedicated website.

New Edition of Merchant & Gould Japanese Newsletter

The second edition of a newsletter for clients in Japan covers Dow Chemical Co. v. Nova Chemicals Corp., in which the Federal Circuit confirmed that the U.S. Supreme Court changed the law of indefiniteness, making it easier to invalidate a patent on these grounds.

M&G Linker

The M&G Linker is Merchant & Gould's intellectual property reference directory for trademark, patent, copyright, domain name, and other IP information.

Tackling IP Challenges Faced by Grocery Manufacturers and Retailers

Matt Fedowitz and Nancy Lutz will participate in an intellectual property panel at the GMA Legal Conference in CA