Brendan G. Kwick

Patent Engineer


Brendan G. Kwick is a patent engineer with Foley & Lardner LLP. Brendan is based in the firm’s Milwaukee office where he is a member of the firm’s Intellectual Property Department and the Mechanical & Electromechanical Technology Practice.

Prior to joining Foley, Brendan worked as a Co-op Engineer for a large Midwest energy company and an energy auditor for an Industrial Assessment Center of the U.S. Department of Energy. As an energy auditor, he assessed both small and mid-sized manufacturers to discover ways to reduce utility usage and improve productivity, drafted reports, and delivered results to the clients and the U.S. Department of Energy.


  • University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee (B.S.M.E, magna cum laude, 2019)
    • Multiple Design Lead positions, University of Wisconsin SAE Supermileage Team
  • University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire (B.S., cum laude, 2019)
    • Physics major
    • Member, Sigma Pi Sigma, National Physics Honor Society
    • Member, Kappa Mu Epsilon, National Mathematics Honor Society