Transforming Your Semiconductor Innovations into Intellectual Property.

We protect semiconductor innovations, ensuring your advancements in this critical technology are secure and industry-leading.

In this industry


Semiconductor Patent Attorney: Protecting Your Semiconductor Innovations

The semiconductor industry is at the heart of modern technology, driving advancements in electronics, computing, and communications. Protecting these innovations is critical to maintaining a competitive edge and fostering continued growth. At Thompson Patent Law, our semiconductor patent attorneys specialize in safeguarding your semiconductor technologies, ensuring they are secure and ready to revolutionize the market.

What is a Semiconductor Patent?

A semiconductor patent covers inventions and advancements in semiconductor technology. To obtain a semiconductor patent, you must file a patent application with the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). The USPTO will review your application to determine if your invention is eligible for a patent.

Once granted, a semiconductor patent provides you with exclusive rights to commercialize, produce, and utilize your invention for 20 years from the filing date. This exclusive period allows you to fully capitalize on your semiconductor innovation without the threat of competition.

Common types of semiconductor patents include:

  • Integrated circuits
  • Semiconductor devices
  • Fabrication processes
  • Microchips
  • Nanotechnology applications
  • Power semiconductor technologies
  • Photonic devices

If you have developed a new and innovative semiconductor technology, you may be eligible for a semiconductor patent. Contact Thompson Patent Law today to speak with an experienced patent attorney about your invention.

How Can a Semiconductor Patent Benefit Your Business?

Securing a patent for your semiconductor innovations can provide numerous benefits, including:

  • Exclusive Rights: Prevent competitors from using, manufacturing, or selling your patented technology.
  • Competitive Edge: Establish your market position and leverage your innovation for business growth.
  • Licensing Opportunities: Generate revenue through licensing agreements with other companies.
  • Investor Attraction: Enhance your company’s appeal to investors by showcasing a strong patent portfolio.

Is Hiring a Semiconductor Patent Attorney Beneficial?

Navigating the complexities of patent law can be challenging, especially in the highly technical field of semiconductors. Hiring an experienced semiconductor patent attorney offers several advantages:

  • Expert Guidance: Receive expert advice on patentability, application processes, and legal strategies.
  • Comprehensive Protection: Ensure all aspects of your innovation are protected, from design to implementation.
  • Infringement Defense: Protect your patent rights against infringement and unauthorized use.
  • Strategic Portfolio Management: Develop and manage a strategic patent portfolio to support your business goals.

Contact Us

At Thompson Patent Law, we understand the intricacies of semiconductor innovations and the importance of robust intellectual property protection. Our team of skilled patent attorneys is dedicated to helping you secure and maximize the value of your inventions. Contact us today at (512) 649-1046 to schedule a strategic patent needs assessment and protect your semiconductor innovations.

why our clients choose thompson patent law

Craige and his team did a fantastic job with my provisional patent application. He asked all the right questions to help me flesh out my idea, and helped me to expand it into areas I never would’ve considered. I highly recommend reading his book, and working with Thompson Patent Law.

Richard Connell

Psychologist at Connell & Associates, BHS

That critical translation from the technical engineer into the legal minds in the legal language and legal experience. And that handoff is really, really critical and that’s one of the things that I absolutely love about working with you guys.

Scott Lapierre

Science & Engineering Innovation and Implementation Director

If you have an idea that is innovative you better get the protections in place, and also you guided me in that… Its so simple the way you’re really orchestrating the process. I didn’t have that much experience but I feel throughout this entire trip that we’ve been on, I’ve gained so much experience from it, that I can help others guide them to you.

Steve Graybill

Founder & CEO at MÜLIBEX

Receiving the Patent Certificate Award from the USPTO was one of the greatest feelings in the world! Thank you and your team for facilitating such an incredible victory that helps us protect our IP.

Dommonic Nelson

Dommonic Nelson

Intercon USA 2021 Top 50 Tech Visionary

I’ve had a very good experience working with Thompson law Offices over the past couple of years. They are very good at what they do. Currently they’ve obtained a patent for me in a reasonable time frame, and are pursuing yet another one. Not only are they very good, but they are cognizant of the financial aspects of this process, always taking into consideration the cost to their customers. I wouldn’t hesitate to continue to work with them on future projects.

Byron Tietjen

InertiaCore Training Systems

Craige Thompson is a top-notch intellectual property attorney. I would choose him to represent me if I ever needed a patent. I have no hesitation to refer my friends, family, and clients to him for IP work. He’s easy to work with, has a good personality, a good bed-side manner, and he’s extremely good in his skills. Five-Stars!

Dana Palmer

Divorce & Family Lawyer

All testimonials have been loaded

Other Industries we innovate in

Aerospace Defense Patent Attorney

Aerospace & Defense

Agricultural Patents


Blockchain Patent Attorney


Business Patents


Consumer Patents



Fintech Patent Attorney


Medical Device Patent Attorney

Medical Devices

Aerospace Defense Patent Attorney


Software Patent Attorney

Software & SaaS