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Matt Braunel

Partner

St. Louis
314 552 6106 direct

Matt is looked to for his thorough understanding of his clients’ business goals. He tailors his advice and strategies to each client’s needs in his counsel and litigation work.

Matt litigates all forms of intellectual property including patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets and counterfeiting. He is a registered patent attorney who practices before the Federal District Courts, Federal Appeals Courts, International Trade Commission, the Patent and Trademark Office, the Patent Trial and Appeal Board and the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board and is admitted to the Supreme Court of the United States.

Representing businesses and organizations of all sizes, Matt provides practical and cost-effective strategies to protect their valuable assets.

Held in high regard by clients and peers, a client noted in Lexology Client Choice that “Mr. Braunel one of the top trademark practitioners not only in Missouri, but in the United States, and is a valuable asset to all corporate counsel.”

Matt holds degrees in Chemistry and Mathematics, and completed graduate-level course work toward a doctoral degree in radiopharmaceutical chemistry before attending law school.

Thompson Coburn Publications

In new litigation, Amazon takes a stronger stance on counterfeit products

TCLEs

TC Rewind: 2013 - Building Brand Integrity and Countering Counterfeits

Building Brand Integrity and Countering Counterfeits

Publications

"Media Privacy and Related Law";
LDRC 50-State Survey 2002-2003, 2002

"Survey of Missouri Employment Privacy Law";
2002 LDRC 50-State Survey of Employment Libel and Privacy Law, 2002

"Permutation and Combination; How much is enough?";
St. Louis Lawyer, December 5, 2001

Contributor, “Rhodium-105 Complexes with Tetrathioether Ligands: Potential Radiotherapeutic Agents”;
Proceedings of the XIth International Symposium on Radiopharmaceutical Chemistry, Uppsala, Sweden, June 15-19, 1997