Profile

  • George R. McGuire
  • Adjunct Professor
  • Education
    • Syracuse University
      B.S.
    • Syracuse University College of Law
      J.D.

Professor McGuire is a Registered Patent Attorney and Chair of the firm’s Intellectual Property and Technology Practice Group. He concentrates his practice in all facets of Intellectual Property Law, including, for example, patent and trademark preparation and prosecution, litigation involving intellectual property issues, patent and trademark clearance opinions, patent novelty, validity and (non)infringement opinions, due diligence investigations in merger and acquisition, asset purchase, or other financial transactions, proceedings before the Board of Patent Appeals and Interferences and the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, negotiations and drafting of technology transfer and license agreements, and computer law matters. Professor McGuire practiced for five years as a Patent Agent before receiving his law degree.

In addition to his practice, Professor McGuire is also an Adjunct Professor at Syracuse University Law School where he teaches Internet Law and has previously taught and lectured on Computer Law, Entertainment Law, Trademark and Unfair Competition Law, Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer.