Intellectual Property Lawyer & Copyright Attorney

My goal is to help you enforce your intellectual property rights.

Authors, artists, inventors, and start-ups depend upon their creative works and inventions for survival in this economy.

I bring over 30 years of complex civil trial experience and a strong history of vigorously fighting for my client's rights in federal and state courts.

Highly Qualified and Experienced Software Patent Attorney

My experience helping software developers and programmers protect their original source code and GUI designs from copyright infringement makes me a standout among California patent attorneys

High Tech Intellectual Property Disputes

Protecting technology and the ideas behind it often involves complex disputes. In my 30 plus years of experience as a San Francisco intellectual property lawyer, I have helped a wide range of inventors, patent holders, software developers, designers, and innovators assert ownership over their intellectual property rights.

High profile entertainment IP counsel for LA

Among California entertainment lawyers, Fergus, A Law Office has successfully helped celebrities and aspiring celebrities assert their right of publicity against people and companies making unauthorized use of their image or likeness. As an experienced California trademark attorney, I have successfully helped celebrities and aspiring celebrities assert their right of publicity against people and companies making unauthorized use of their image or likeness. 

You can rely on my expertise and judgment to help you enforce your rights. Contact my intellectual property law office today to see if I can help you.

Recent Articles

Intellectual Property Rights Are a Lynchpin to Business Success, Not an Add-On
Intellectual property rights should not be an afterthought, but instead an integral part of your business model. The New York Times’ business writer Darren Dahl took a look at this by considering the experiences of Cryptography Research and Visa, Research in Motion and Blackberry and Trident Design (PowerSquid)...Read more.

AV Rated intellectual property lawyer
AV Rated for Legal Ability and Ethical Standards, the highest peer rating from Martindale-Hubbell.

Is someone using your
patented or copyrighted
work without permission?

Do you believe someone
has misappropriated your
trade secrets?

Was your California
protected personal right
of publicity violated?

2009 Best of the Bay Nominee for Intellectual Property San Francisco.

595 Market Street, Suite 2430, San Francisco, CA 94105 Phone: 415-537-9030 Fax: 415-537-9038

Fergus, A Law Office is located in San Francisco, CA and serves clients in and around Emeryville, Brisbane, Alameda, Berkeley, Daly City, Sausalito, Albany, South San Francisco, Oakland, El Cerrito, Richmond, Corte Madera, Mill Valley, San Quentin, San Bruno, San Pablo, Larkspur, Pacifica, Millbrae, Alameda County, Contra Costa County, Marin County, San Francisco County, San Mateo County, Solano County.

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