Safeguard Your IP With An Exceptional Legal Team
Patent Litigation &
Engage in all stages of federal enforcement and prosecution of utility and design patents in mechanical, chemical, electrical, communications and other technology areas.
Trademark Litigation & Prosecution
Bring and defend trademark infringement cases, handle adverse administrative proceedings, and apply for registration of state, national and international trademarks.
Advise on all intellectual property and related issues, including copyrights, trade secrets, false advertising, unfair competition, due diligence, patentability, freedom to operate and opinions.
Address all stages of post grant proceedings, including investigation, institution and resolution of ex parte reexamination (EPX), inter partes review (IPR) and post-grant review (PGR).
Provide strategic advice for individuals and corporate entities regarding licensing and other commercial transactions to mitigate risk and maximize value of intellectual property holdings.
Why You Can Trust Hillyer Legal With Your IP Needs
When building relationships with clients our main focus is establishing trust. We accomplish this in a variety of ways. It all begins with open communication which includes having proper channels so that our attorneys and professionals are reachable and responsive. Although clients typically seek out our firm for advice, being good listeners is equally important. Only after gaining an appreciation of a situation can a strategy be crafted that is coextensive with the need. We also understand that when clients feel that a firm is invested, the service reflects it, and the clients are more satisfied. And although the goal of our firm is to achieve results, it is crucial to be realistic about them because broken promises result in broken trust. When the time comes for work product to be generated, our depth of experience allows us to provide the highest quality deliverables, always in a timely fashion. Finally, our reliable billing practices ensure that clients receive the service they deserve in an amount commensurate with their goals and expectations.
What Our Clients Say
Hillyer Legal represented our company in a protracted lawsuit against an arch competitor involving virtually every intellectual property issue, including trademarks, trade dress, patents and copyrights. Throughout the litigation, Greg demonstrated a wide range of legal skills as well as creativity, kindness and good humor. Not only did his cross examination of the corporate defendant effectively end the case in our favor, the presiding judge referred to it a “masterpiece.” We were very lucky to have him on our team.
Donna Scott, Founder, Barn Light Electric
As one of the original producers of Shark Tank®, I am no stranger to the importance of intellectual property rights. After securing several patents on behalf of my own entertainment company, I interviewed a number of patent attorneys to enforce them. I settled on Hillyer Legal. After a single meeting, it was clear that the firm had the energy, expertise and strategy to address infringement in the marketplace.
Tim Beggy, Chief Executive Officer, Trinity Info Media, LLC
Greg managed our patent portfolio and litigation matters for over ten years. He helped us navigate a crowded and challenging landscape of tough competitors, including representing the company in a multi-patent jury trial. Over the years, he proved himself to be a top-notch attorney with a keen understanding of the issues that drive a business
Chuck Tornabene, former President of Pylon
Hillyer Legal represented our company in a litigation involving multiple patents in the field of broadcast information. Greg was always friendly, responsive and knowledgeable. Ultimately, his firm capitalized on a dispositive issue that resolved the matter in a favorable manner which allowed us to continue business operations free of interference.
Chris Kelly, Chief Executive Officer, TitanTV, Inc.
Greg Hillyer represents a rare skill set of understanding a client’s business inside out and applying an erudite legal mind with a very pragmatic approach. As both an attorney and a client, I was always secure in relying on Greg’s technical and strategic advice. Being represented by Greg on a complex international trademark dispute and attending trial with him in Federal Court was a masterclass in preparation and persuasion. There is no legal issue to which I would not entrust Greg.
Seth Coblentz, General Counsel, VMR Products, LLC
IPISC has referred insured clients to Hillyer Legal for well over a decade because of its successful experience in representing clients in complex intellectual property litigation. Mr. Hillyer is professional, intuitive and practical. His highly personalized approach puts the client’s interest first and provides best in class service to our insureds.
Ron Osbourne, President, Intellectual Property Insurance Services Corporation
The dietary supplement field can be extremely litigious and we deal with our fair share of lawyers. Very few offer the unique blend of technical understanding, legal expertise and courtroom experience available at Hillyer Legal. This became obvious during a jury trial in which I served as a corporate representative. Greg showcased his proficiency in all three disciplines during a textbook demonstration of advocacy. Having Greg on my team brought a level of comfort and confidence.