Archive of Attorney’s Bios

Brian M. Baker, Associate

bmbaker@wegmanlaw.com Wegman, Hessler & Vanderburg 6055 Rockside Woods Boulevard, Suite 200 Cleveland, Ohio 44131 T: (216) 642-3342 F: (216) 520-0145 From idea to market, Brian has experience to help build, grow and manage clients' intellectual property portfolios. Brian's wide-ranging experience both as a client in engineering firms and as an attorney gives Brian a unique perspective on intellectual property management, making him a valuable asset. Brian has represented and counseled clients of all sizes to recognize and capitalize on technology and innovations. Th

Martin L. Kerr, Associate

mlkerr@wegmanlaw.com Wegman, Hessler & Vanderburg 6055 Rockside Woods Boulevard, Suite 200 Cleveland, Ohio 44131 T: (216) 642-3342 F: (216) 642-8826 Mr. Kerr has counseled a wide variety of clients ranging from agile, entrepreneurial companies to more well known, multi-billion dollar corporations. Utilizing his business acumen, he advises clients on a diverse range of business transactions (i.e. purchasing/sales agreements, regulatory compliance matters, and licensing agreements). Martin also has significant experience in negotiating long term supply and sales agreem

Michelle M. Fabry, Associate

mmfabry@wegmanlaw.com Wegman, Hessler & Vanderburg 6055 Rockside Woods Boulevard, Suite 200 Cleveland, Ohio 44131 T: (216) 642-3342 F: (216) 642-8826 Ms. Fabry is an associate attorney and practices intellectual property law, focusing on patent preparation and prosecution, patentability searching and analysis, as well as trademark procurement. Ms. Fabry has prepared and prosecuted patents in a variety of technical areas, including organic and polymer chemistry, water treatment and petroleum processing additives, cathodic sputtering equipment, semiconductor materials, an

Allan P. Sweet, Associate

apsweet@wegmanlaw.com Wegman, Hessler & Vanderburg 6055 Rockside Woods Boulevard, Suite 200 Cleveland, Ohio 44131 T: (216) 642-3342 F: (216) 642-8826 I represent individuals and families on matters involving estate planning, elder law, guardianship, and post-death settlement.  I work with clients to prepare individual estate plans from simple wills to customized, complex trusts.  For those with concerns about long-term care, I advise on options for asset protection while seeking benefits through Medicaid and VA.  And when a family suffers a loss of a loved one, I hav

Jessica L. MacKeigan, Associate

jlmackeigan@wegmanlaw.com Wegman, Hessler & Vanderburg 6055 Rockside Woods Boulevard, Suite 200 Cleveland, Ohio 44131 T: (216) 642-3342 F: (216) 642-8826 Ms. MacKeigan focuses her litigation practice on representing companies in business and commercial matters, as well as tort and product liability matters. Ms. MacKeigan provides high-quality legal representation to individuals or companies in various aspects of litigation, and in various areas, including: Labor and employment; Products Liability; and Business and commercial law. During law school, Ms. Mac

Aaron A. Hessler, Associate

aahessler@wegmanlaw.com Wegman, Hessler & Vanderburg 6055 Rockside Woods Boulevard, Suite 200 Cleveland, Ohio 44131 T: (216) 642-3342 F: (216) 642-8826 Mr. Hessler represents individuals, companies, and non-profit organizations in a variety of litigation matters. He focuses his practice on business and commercial litigation, as well as tort, product liability and employment matters. During law school, Mr. Hessler served as an Associate Editor and as the Bibliography Editor for the Ohio State Journal on Dispute Resolution, and worked in the Ohio State Defense Clinic,

Rachel E. Lyons, Associate

relyons@wegmanlaw.com Wegman, Hessler & Vanderburg 6055 Rockside Woods Boulevard, Suite 200 Cleveland, Ohio 44131 T: (216) 642-3342 F: (216) 642-8826 Ms. Lyons represents individuals, companies, and non-profit organizations in a variety of litigation matters. She focuses her practice on business and commercial litigation, as well as tort, product liability and employment matters. While in law school at Case Western Reserve University School of Law on a full-tuition scholarship, Ms. Lyons received the CALI Excellence for the Future Award® for the top grade in her yea

Jack P. Mills, Jr., Associate

jpmills@wegmanlaw.com Wegman, Hessler & Vanderburg 6055 Rockside Woods Boulevard, Suite 200 Cleveland, Ohio 44131 T: (216) 642-3342 F: (216) 642-8826 Mr. Mills serves as general corporate counsel to a diverse mix of clients ranging from small, emerging companies to established, multi-million dollar corporations. In doing so, he advises on a wide range of legal matters to meet the needs of his clients and to assist them in negotiating their commercial deals (i.e. buy/sell agreements, licensing contracts, and real estate/leasing transactions). Jack also has significant

Julie D. Hawk, Associate

jdhawk@wegmanlaw.com Wegman, Hessler & Vanderburg 6055 Rockside Woods Boulevard, Suite 200 Cleveland, Ohio 44131 T: (216) 642-3342 F: (216) 642-8826 Ms. Hawk practices intellectual property law, focusing on patent preparation and prosecution, patentability searching and analysis, copyright and licensing matters, trademark procurement and trademark portfolio development. Ms. Hawk has prepared and prosecuted patents in a variety of technical areas, including sophisticated analog and digital circuitry, software technologies, financial services, electro-chemical and mechani

David A. Resser, Associate

daresser@wegmanlaw.comWegman, Hessler & Vanderburg 6055 Rockside Woods Boulevard, Suite 200 Cleveland, Ohio 44131 T: (216) 642-3342 F: (216) 642-8826 Mr. Resser practices intellectual property law, focusing on patent and trademark preparation and prosecution in the United States and other countries.  Mr. Resser has prosecuted patents in the mechanical and electro-mechanical arts, including refrigerator and stove devices, boron applications in radiation detection, glass extrusion and manufacturing, filter elements, and lighting applications.  He has also rendered opin

'.