Nyemaster Goode, P.C.

Daniel M. Blakeslee

Dan Blakeslee is a member of the firm's Intellectual Property Department. His practice focuses primarily on helping clients secure intellectual property rights by drafting and prosecuting patents.  Prior to joining Nyemaster, Dan served as global intellectual property coordinator and in-house legal counsel for a major domestic white goods manufacturer. He also has over ten years of experience as a product engineer in the automotive industry, working for both original equipment manufacturers and their tier 1 suppliers.

Professional and Community Affiliations

Iowa Intellectual Property Law Association
Board Member, 2017-present

American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
Legislative Committee

State Bar of Iowa Intellectual Property Section Council

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Western Michigan University (B.S., Aeronautical Engineering, 1999)

Western Michigan University Thomas M. Cooley Law School (J.D., cum laude, 2010)

Bar Admissions

Iowa, 2017

Michigan, 2011

Federal District Court for the Western District of Michigan, 2011

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 2009


Professional Experience

Legal Counsel, Whirlpool Corporation, 2012-2015

Global IP Coordinator, Fabric Care Category, Whirlpool Corporation, 2010-2012

Patent Intern, McGarry Bair PC, 2010

Engineer, Various OEM and TIER 1 Automotive Companies, 1999-2010

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