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Joseph Maxey

Of Counsel

1800 Broadway, Suite 300, Boulder, CO 80302

Joe counsels clients on the preparation and prosecution of patent applications, with particular expertise in the electrical and computer-related arts.

He leverages his 20-years of aerospace and communications industry experience to provide valuable IP counseling and patent-related guidance to clients, focusing on wireless communications and software.

Before joining Holland & Hart, Joe was a patent attorney for an IP specialty firm in Oklahoma City. As a veteran of the U.S. Air Force, he gained valuable experience in advanced electronics and telecommunications systems. During that time, he also developed a keen insight into many aspects of the aerospace industry. He continues to grow and leverage that knowledge.


Preparation and Prosecution
  • Domestic and international patent preparation and prosecution
  • Standards-related patents
Opinions and Counseling
  • Patent infringement and validity analysis
  • Non-infringement/invalidity opinions
  • Product design counseling
Patent Licensing and Due Diligence
  • Strategic patent acquisitions
  • Product clearances
  • IP due diligence
Pre-litigation and Litigation Strategies
  • Inter Partes Review (IPRs)
  • Post-Grant Review Proceedings (PGRs)
  • Pre-litigation strategies

Electrical/Electronic/Computer Science
Wireless telecommunications systems, standards-related technologies, vehicle based communication systems, wireless content distribution systems, wireless security and privacy controls, machine-to-machine communication systems, control systems, communication networks, networks computers, software, storage devices, printing, circuits, memory, batteries, optics, nanotechnology, and signal processing

Complex Mechanical and Medical Devices
Unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) systems, unmanned underwater vehicles, geo-spatial information and referencing systems, and photogrammetry


Bar Admissions

Professional and Civic Affiliations

  • American Bar Association, Intellectual Property Section Member
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association, Member
  • Oklahoma Bar Association, Intellectual Property Section Member
  • Colorado Bar Association, Member

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