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Christopher E. Hinrichs*

Patent Agent

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


Chris is a patent agent in the firm’s Intellectual Property practice group.

He is experienced in patent prosecution of both utility and design patents and in preparing office action responses.

While earning his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Chris participated in EDGE, Michael Best’s internship program for young engineers and scientists, where he received in-depth training on patent strategy, research, and writing techniques.

As an undergraduate, Chris also worked as an engineering intern for a machining company in Milwaukee.

Professional Activities

  • Member, Tau Beta Phi (The Engineering Honor Society)


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