About Laura Schneider

Laura is a mechanical engineer with extensive experience managing the global portfolios of small- to mid-sized firms. Her background as a design and manufacturing engineer provides the necessary intuition for what makes a new design special.

Laura earned her Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Texas A&M University, College Station in 1998, and started her career in engineering, with emphasis on metalworking and short production-run, large component manufacturing. Laura’s first experience with intellectual property began with Hoffman Eitle European Patent Attorneys in Munich Germany in 2002. She became a registered patent agent in 2010 and earned her Juris Doctor degree from The University of Colorado, Boulder in 2013. Laura was admitted to the bar in 2014 and was an associate with Neugeboren O’Dowd PC in Boulder until she founded Schneider IP Law LLC.

Protecting Intellectual Property Through:

  • Patent Prosecution
  • Patentabiity Opinions
  • Trademark Prosecution
  • Trademark Oppositions
  • Competitor Monitoring
  • Web Content Takedowns
  • Customs Registration
  • Trademark Defense
  • Copyright Registrations
  • IP Portfolio Management


  • Fields of Expertise:
  • Medical Devices
  • Agriculture & Energy
  • Oil & Gas
  • Environmental
  • Life Sciences
  • Automotive
  • Firearms
  • Particular Experience Managing Portfolios across the US, Europe, China, Taiwan, Canada, Mexico, Korea, Japan, Australia, and India
  • Litigation & Licensing Support
  • Freedom to Operate Searches and Opinions
  • Uniform Domain-Name Dispute-Resolution Policy (UDRP)
  • Consumer Goods