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Jeffrey Santry

Of Counsel

555 17th Street, Suite 3200, Denver, CO 80202

Jeff concentrates his practice on domestic and international patent prosecution and portfolio management across the electrical and computer fields.

He is highly knowledgeable in a variety of technology areas and adept at claiming complex, inventive concepts from high-level network architectures to intricate integrated circuit designs. Complementing his extensive domestic patent prosecution experience, Jeff possesses a comprehensive understanding of the procedures for procuring international patents and the patent laws of many foreign countries.

Before practicing law, Jeff held engineering and senior leadership positions with several multinational telecommunications companies, including Comcast Corp. and AT&T. Applying his business and industry experience, Jeff is well positioned to help clients maximize the value of their intellectual property and patent portfolio assets. He regularly works with clients in the telecommunications, software, medical device, and aerospace industries.

Prior to joining Holland & Hart, Jeff practiced at the international law firm of McDermott Will & Emery LLP in Orange County, California.


Complex Mechanical and Medical Device Technologies
  • Optics including interferometry, tunable lasers, arrayed waveguide gratings, and holographic optical elements
  • Satellite and aircraft construction design
  • Rocket and jet propulsion technologies
  • Drilling assembly designs for subterranean formations and borehole pressure management systems
  • Breathing circuit systems including continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) systems, respiratory masks, and airway adapters
  • Infusion pump systems and needleless connectors
  • Medicament dispensing and medical waste disposal systems
  • Patient monitoring devices and analysis systems
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
  • Freedom-to-operate
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
Broadband and wireless communications, standards-related technologies, electrical device and circuit design, semiconductor technologies, network management and operations support systems and software

Other Technologies
Complex mechanical and medical device technologies, optics, satellite and aircraft construction design, rocket and jet propulsion technologies, drilling assembly designs


Bar Admissions

Professional and Civic Affiliations

  • American Bar Association, Intellectual Property Law Section and Science & Technology Law Section Member
  • Colorado Bar Association, Intellectual Property Section and Communications & Technology Law Section Member
  • Colorado Intellectual Property American Inn of Court, Member
  • Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (SCTE), Member
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Member
  • Colorado Criminal Defense Institute, Pro Bono Attorney for the Colorado Collateral Relief Project

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