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Garet Galster
  • Intellectual Property, Patents, Trademarks ...
  • Illinois, Iowa, Wisconsin
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Using as a foundation engineering and legal services provided to Fortune 500 companies, individuals, venture capitalists, start-up companies, and family businesses alike, Garet works with clients towards efficient and strategic IP management, assertion and defense; from concept through all levels of appeal. He enjoys meeting with clients to establish long-term, candid relationships that help to achieve client objectives through a team approach.

Practice Areas
Intellectual Property
Patent Appeals, Patent Litigation, Patent Prosecution
Trademark Litigation, Trademark Registration
Appeals & Appellate
Civil Appeals, Federal Appeals
Business Law
Business Contracts, Business Dissolution, Business Finance, Business Formation, Business Litigation, Franchising, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership & Shareholder Disputes
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  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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7th Circuit
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Federal Circuit
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U.S. Supreme Court
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  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Adjunct Professor of Law
Marquette University Law School
- Current
Founding Partner
Smith Keane LLP
- Current
Associate Attorney
Ryan Kromholz & Manion, S.C.
Associate Attorney
Winston & Strawn LLP
Associate Attorney
Ryan Kromholz & Manion, S.C.
Law Clerk
Ryan Kromholz & Manion, S.C.
Video Communications Design Engineer
Motorola, Inc.
Marquette University Law School
J.D. (2006) | Focus on intellectual property law
Honors: cum laude
Activities: 2005 Saul Lefkowitz National Trademark Moot Court Champion
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Marquette University
B.S. (2000) | Electrical and Electronics Engineering
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Professional Associations
Wisconsin State Bar  # 1056772
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Articles & Publications
Interview: Five Points about Patents
Modern Machine Shop
A Pattern of Infringement: Quilt Designs and Copyright Law
The Quilter Magazine
Speaking Engagements
Intellectual Property Law for Business Owners, Wisconsin Solo & Small Firm Conference, Wisconsin Dells, WI
State Bar of Wisconsin
snIPpets: Intellectual Property Awareness for Any Practice, Wisconsin Solo & Small Firm Conference, Wisconsin Dells, WI
State Bar of Wisconsin
Registered Patent Attorney
United States Patent and Trademark Office
Websites & Blogs
Smith Keane ~ IP Practitioners
Social Media
Contact & Map
Smith Keane LLP
N27W23960 Paul Rd.
Suite 210
Pewaukee, WI 53072
Toll-Free: (262) 563-1438
Monday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday: 9 AM - 5 PM (Today)
Wednesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Thursday: 9 AM - 5 AM
Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed