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  • Education
    • J.D., American University, Washington College of Law, 2016
    • Ph.D., University of Denver, 2010, Bioengineering
    • M.E., Colorado State University, 2004, Biomedical Engineering
    • B.S., Colorado State University, 2003, Mechanical Engineering
  • Bar Jurisdictions
    • Colorado (pending)
    • District of Columbia, 2018
    • Admitted to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office

Christopher Sponheimer collaborates with clients, inventors, and business owners to help them protect and benefit from their intellectual property. He brings a pragmatic approach to business considerations and legal complexities by leveraging his experience as a mechanical engineer. Christopher’s practice focuses on the preparation and prosecution of patent applications related to biomedical, electrical, and mechanical disciplines. 

Prior to joining Polsinelli, Christopher worked in-house for a manufacturer of injectable pharmaceutical containment and delivery systems. In addition, he was previously an adjunct faculty member at Colorado School of Mines and a patent examiner at the United States Patent and Trademark Office.