Destination: Innovation

We navigate the IP landscape to protect and defend your business

The Burris Law Team

Burris Law isn’t your ordinary IP firm. We’re a group of lawyers who are passionate about engineering and innovation. All of our attorneys have backgrounds and hands-on experience in the STEM fields and enjoy applying their knowledge and experience across the sciences to protect and defend our clients’ intellectual property.


Burris Law, PLLC is a full-service intellectual property law firm located in Detroit, Michigan, in the same building as the Elijah J. McCoy Midwest Regional United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). We service a wide range of industries and function as fully integrated team members with each and every client. We invite you to learn more about our practice areas by visiting the links below:

Patent Prosecution

We have patent attorneys with significant experience in the mechanical, electrical, chemical, and materials science disciplines across a wide range of industries

Post-Grant Patent

We are experienced and uniquely positioned in the same building as the Elijah J. McCoy Midwest Regional United States Patent and Trademark Office.

Trade secrets

We fight vigorously to protect the confidential information of our clients and are involved in the fight against misappropriation of valuable intellectual capital.

IP Litigation

We balance practical business and legal acumen to help steer a course that makes sense. We partner with litigation specialists to get the results you expect.


Protecting brands is a passion for Burris Law. We work with our clients at all stages of trademark development and offer services in many areas.

IP Transactions

When your business is ready for an acquisition, merger, or transition that involves intellectual property, we have the experience to help you navigate the course.


Whether it is an artist, designer or architect, the attorneys at Burris Law are equipped to help clients establish and enforce their rights under copyright law.

IP Training

As the IP landscape evolves and laws change, you should be aware of developments that affect your business. We conduct regular training as a standard practice.

IP Gallery

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