Chris Hansen handles patent preparation and prosecution for clients in the medical device, mechanical and agricultural industries. In addition to his transactional work, Chris supports the firm’s litigation team.
Early in his career, Chris worked as an engineer in an aluminum and magnesium foundry where he was involved in the production of aircraft components. He later joined the United States Navy, where he served his country as a pilot, flying the MH-60S Knighthawk helicopter and the C-26D Metroliner twin-engine passenger/cargo transport aircraft. His missions primarily included Navy Seal insertion/extraction, reconnaissance and logistics support. While serving in the military, Chris was credited with the rescue of six individuals, including one fellow service member.