Our Team

We are group of talented legal professionals ready to become a part of your team.

John S. Sears, JD, PhD, CLP

Founder and Managing Partner

Robert L. “Rob” Murray, JD


Peter J. Ganz, JD

Of Counsel

Girish B. Ratanpal, MSEE, JD, PhD

Senior Associate

Richard T. “Rick” Timmer, PhD

Senior Patent Agent

Hannah L. Peters, PhD

Patent Agent

Dionne L. Luckey

Senior Corporate Paralegal

Amanda Brace

Intellectual Property Paralegal

Sarah C. McGahagin

Intellectual Property Paralegal