Kunzler Bean & Adamson

Michael Rasmussen

Of Counsel

Expertise: Patent & Intellectual Property
Licensed: Utah (State and Federal), USPTO
Education: J. Reuben Clark Law School at Brigham Young University

mrasmussen@kba.law | (801) 939-3689

Mike Rasmussen joined Kunzler Bean & Adamson in 2012, and has experience in patent drafting, patent prosecution, and patentability searches for software and mechanical devices, with a large percentage of drafting and prosecution work focusing on data storage devices. He also has experience in trademark searching and prosecution, and in patent and trademark litigation.

Before joining KB&A, Michael interned with Parlant Technology, where he worked with in-house counsel to patent the company’s core technology, defend patent infringement litigation, and write software licenses.

Michael earned his law degree from Brigham Young University’s J. Reuben Clark Law School in 2012. In law school, he was in the top 10% of his class and won the J. Reuben Clark Award for academic excellence. Prior to law school, he earned his B.S. degree in physics from Brigham Young University, with a minor in mathematics. His undergraduate experience includes working with vacuum ultraviolet and carbon nanotubes, and jobs in software support.

In his spare time, Michael is involved with sacred harp singing, genealogy, and hiking, and enjoys solving computer programming puzzles.

HONORS & EDUCATION
  • JD, J. Reuben Clark Law School at Brigham Young University, top 10% of class
  • BS, Physics with Math minor, Brigham Young University
HISTORY & EXPERIENCE
  • Parlant Technology, Intern