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Caleb M. Nitz*

Patent Agent

*Names that appear with an asterisk indicate a Michael Best professional not admitted to practice law.


Caleb draws on his training as a mechanical engineer to inform his patent prosecution work for client innovators who are developing new mechanical technologies. He is particularly experienced in preparing patent applications and responses to office actions.

Prior to joining Michael Best, Caleb served as an engineering intern in the Power Tools Division of Snap-On Tools. He was also a research assistant at Milwaukee School of Engineering’s Rapid Prototyping Center.


Caleb’s experience includes:

  • Preparing patent applications
  • Analyzing state-of-the-art searches
  • Analyzing and preparing responses to office actions

Professional Activities

  • Member, Honors Program at Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE)
  • Program Coordinator of MSOE Chapter, Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE), 2012-2013
  • Chairman, 2012-2013; Media Manger, 2011-2012; Supermileage Vehicle Design Team


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