Meghan M. DeMore is an associate and intellectual property lawyer with Foley & Lardner LLP and a member of the firm’s Mechanical & Electromechanical Technologies Practice. Her experience includes patent work for, in particular, joint and spinal orthopedic devices, computer-assisted surgery systems, devices providing cardiac rhythm management, and other biomedical methods and devices.
Ms. DeMore has a biomedical engineering background and provides intellectual property counsel in the medical device field. She drafts and prosecutes patent applications, performs freedom-to-operate and patentability analyses, and provides patent portfolio counsel for several clients in the medical device space. She also performs patent service and counsel for various mechanical devices and biological/biomedical aspects of inventions in many other fields.
Ms. DeMore graduated from Marquette University (B.S., biomedical engineering, 2006) where she was named to the Marquette University National Dean’s List and was a member of Pi Mu Epsilon National Mathematics Honor Society. While pursuing her undergraduate degree, Ms. DeMore interned at the United States Food and Drug Administration where she designed and implemented experiments to determine the effects of radio frequency on temperature sensitive pharmaceuticals. She earned her law degree from Marquette University Law School (J.D., 2011) where she served as president of the Intellectual Property Law Society.
Ms. DeMore is a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin, American Bar Association, and Waukesha County Bar Association.
She is admitted to practice in Wisconsin, before the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Wisconsin, and before the United States Patent and Trademark Office.