Patent Lawyer Serving Richardson, Texas For Growing Businesses


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Turn Your Business’ Ideas Into Assets: Patents, Trademarks & Copyrights

Patents Protect Inventive Processes and Things

Trademarks Protect Names, Slogans And Logos For Products, Services & Businesses

Copyrights Protect Creative Stuff (Videos, Audio, Text, Images)


Step 1: Explore

Book a Free Discovery Call

Contact us to schedule your appointment.

If you have an immediate emergency, tell us and you’ll be moved to the front of the line.

Step 2: Strategize

Develop A Plan

 When we speak, you’ll share your business and innovation goals. You’ll leave with clarity and a plan for protecting your ideas and turning them into valuable assets.

Step 3: Activate

Your Plan Goes Into Action

After our meeting, you’ll know what to do, how long it will take, and how much it will cost, so you can proceed with confidence.

Inventions & Patents

If you want to protect an invention, a patent is the best way to do it.  Without a patent your best ideas can be copied.  A patent is a government-granted right to exclude others from making, using…

Funding & Licensing

Intellectual property, including patents, trademarks, trade secrets, and copyrights are assets that you can use to support and generate revenue, justify valuation, validate your innovation, and get financing/funding. A license agreement is the contract that …

Brands & Trademarks

While a brand can be a word, slogan, logo or design that identifies a good, service, or business, a registered trademark is the legal right to stop others from using similar marks.  Trademarks …

In a Hurry? Expedite.

  • If you only have days before your invention’s one-year anniversary, you need help fast.
  • If your fiercest competitor was spending too much time at your trade-booth, you want your patent fast.
  • If you saw or heard a competitor using your brand name, you want a trademark registration, fast.
  • If you just saw your video being used by someone else on YouTube, you want a copyright registration, ‘now.’ 

I know how to help.

From Our Clients

Understands Inventors

“When I met Steve, I didn’t even know where to begin. Steve is able to make impossibly complex business issues understandable.”

– Logan Smith Riise

Trademark Defense

“Steve coordinated a successful defense when a major competitor tried to kill us in the cradle with their Trademark.”

– Charles Gillis

Inventions and Business

“Really, really good at patents! Beyond patents, Steve understands the business world.”

– Lisa Lloyd


“Steve has impeccable skills and a love of innovation and entrepreneurship.”

– Brad Taylor

Secure Your Innovations with Trasher Associates

Your Trusted Patent Attorneys in Richardson, TX

Are you a startup or an entrepreneur with a groundbreaking idea? Protect your intellectual property with the help of Trasher Associates, your trusted patent attorney in Richardson, TX. Our expert team specializes in safeguarding your innovations, ensuring you can bring your ideas to market with confidence.

The Importance and Benefits of Securing a Patent

Securing a patent is crucial for protecting your innovative ideas and maintaining a competitive edge in the market. A patent grants you exclusive rights to your invention, preventing others from using, making, or selling it without your permission. This exclusivity not only shields your intellectual property from infringement but also enhances your business’s credibility and potential for attracting investors. Furthermore, patents can open up new revenue streams through licensing agreements and partnerships, enabling you to monetize your invention while retaining ownership. By securing a patent, you ensure that your groundbreaking ideas are safeguarded, giving you the freedom to focus on further innovation and growth.

Why Choose Trasher Associates?

Expertise in Patent Law

At Trasher Associates, we have a deep understanding of the complexities involved in patent law. Our experienced attorneys are well-versed in navigating the legal landscape, providing you with comprehensive protection for your inventions.

Tailored Solutions for Startups and Entrepreneurs

We know that every startup and entrepreneur has unique needs. Our customized approach ensures that you receive personalized legal strategies that align with your business goals. Whether you’re seeking to patent a new technology or protect a unique product design, we’re here to help.

Comprehensive Patent Services

Our full range of patent services includes:

  • Patent Filing: We handle all aspects of the patent filing process, from drafting to submission, ensuring your application is both accurate and timely.
  • Patent Prosecution: Our team manages the prosecution process, addressing any objections or requirements from the patent office with precision.
  • Patent Portfolio Management: Protecting your intellectual property is an ongoing process. We offer portfolio management services to keep your patents up-to-date and enforceable.
  • IP Strategy Consultation: We provide strategic advice to help you leverage your patents for business growth and competitive advantage.

Proven Track Record

Trasher Associates has a proven track record of securing patents for startups and entrepreneurs across various industries. Our success stories speak to our commitment to excellence and client satisfaction.

Frequently Asked Questions

How long does the patent application process take?

The timeline for patent approval can vary, but our team works diligently to expedite the process and keep you informed at every step.

What types of inventions can be patented?

We can help you patent a wide range of innovations, including technological advancements, product designs, and unique processes.

Do you offer consultations?

Yes, we offer initial consultations to discuss your needs and determine the best course of action for protecting your intellectual property.

Take the First Step Towards Securing Your Innovation

Ready to protect your groundbreaking ideas? Contact Trasher Associates today and schedule your consultation with our expert patent attorneys. Let’s turn your dreams into reality while safeguarding your intellectual property.

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