Merchant & Gould Welcomes Associate Kristen Geary to the Denver Office

Wednesday, November 11, 2020

Merchant & Gould is pleased to welcome Kristen M. Geary to the Denver office’s legal team. She serves within the electrical group, working in a variety of fields from software to life sciences, preparing secure patents and litigating on behalf of clients’ rights. 

As a former patent agent for General Electric, Kristen has experience in patent analysis, patent review and patent prosecution.  During law school, she worked as a law clerk at a boutique IP firm in Colorado and participated in Merchant & Gould’s summer associate program. While working in each of these roles, Kristen earned the experience necessary to support clients through the patent process.

Kristen received her B.S. in Biochemistry from Denison University, and her J.D. with a certificate in IP law from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law.  She was also an Associate Editor of the Denver Law Review and the President of the Intellectual Property Law Society.

“Kristen adds IP experience and depth to the Electrical & Software Practice Group in Denver, while bringing her fresh perspective to our clients.  We are excited to welcome her here,” said Chris Leonard, Managing Director, CEO and Chairman of the Board, Merchant & Gould.