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Mike Schwegman
Areas of Practice
  • Electrical & Computers
  • Mechanical & Electromechanical
  • Medical Devices
  • Software & E-Commerce
IP Services
  • Freedom To Operate
  • Opinions
  • Patent Prosecution
Bar Admissions & Associations
Past Experience

Micheal L. Schwegman is a registered patent attorney and a founding partner of Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner. His practice includes patent opinions, technology development and licensing agreements, patent prosecution, copyrights, trade secrets, and employment agreements. His primary technology areas include computer hardware and software, networks and communications, medical devices, and mechanical systems. Mike received his B.S.E.E. from Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, where he was a member of Tau Beta Pi and Eta Kappa Nu engineering honor societies, and his law degree from William Mitchell College of Law, St. Paul, Minnesota (J.D., cum laude, 1972). Mike’s prior experience in patent law included four years at Honeywell, Inc. and from 1972 to 1993 at Merchant & Gould in Minneapolis where he was a shareholder and a Board Member. Mike’s professional association memberships include the American Intellectual Property Law Association, the American Bar Association (Member, Section of Intellectual Property Law), the Minnesota Intellectual Property Law Association, the Minnesota State Bar Association, and the Hennepin County Bar Association. He is a frequent lecturer on intellectual property law topics. For many years, Mike has been recognized as a “Super Lawyer.”


William Mitchell College of Law
St. Paul, MN, 1972, J.D.
Honors: Cum Laude

Northwestern University
Evanston, IL, 1968, B.S.E.E.

Bar Admissions & Associations
Bar Admissions & Associations
Bar Admissions

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Professional Associations
American Intellectual Property Law Association
American Bar Association, Section of Intellectual Property Law
Minnesota Intellectual Property Law Association
Minnesota State Bar Association
Hennepin County Bar Association
Past Experience
Past Experience
Honeywell, Inc., Patent Agent, 1968 – 1972
Merchant & Gould, Partner, Attorney, 1972 – 1993