Tom Reichert excels in aligning patent strategies with clients’ broader business objectives. With a proven track record in securing patents for innovative designs, Tom has amassed considerable experience in patent prosecution and portfolio management across various industries, such as software (blockchain, financial, aviation, medical, and marketing), 3D printing, medical devices, consumer electronics, and industrial equipment.
Tom is highly proficient in navigating Section 101 rejections for software applications and has collaborated with clients worldwide, including in the PCT, EU, UK, China, Korea, Japan, India, Taiwan, Mexico, Hong Kong, Australia, and other countries. Well-regarded by his peers for his ability to counsel clients on the legal implications of diverse strategies, Tom has extensive experience in handling complex intellectual property agreements.
Before joining BoMc, Tom acquired valuable insights and honed his skills in legal research and writing at the esteemed national law firm, Kutak Rock, as well as through internships at Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, LLP and The McArthur Law Firm. Apart from his professional pursuits, Tom is an accomplished programmer and tech enthusiast who has built his own fantasy football program and 3D printer.
With a diverse range of interests and expertise, Tom is a well-rounded and dynamic attorney committed to helping clients achieve success.
* Admitted only in MO. Practice limited to matters and proceedings before federal courts and agencies.
- Managed a 500 matter international patent portfolio, driving client success across diverse industries.
- Successfully advised on a design change to circumvent an adverse patent, protecting client interests.
- Served as a Judge at Southern Illinois University for the IJAS Region 8 Science Fair.
- Illinois (application in progress)
- U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
- Southern Illinois University School of Law, J.D., 2018
- Southern Illinois University College of Business, MBA, 2018
- Southern Illinois University College of Engineering, MEng, 2013
- Southern Illinois University College of Engineering, BEng, 2012