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​J. Douglas Wells, Attorney


J. Douglas Wells / Attorney


Doug has more than 20 years of combined experience in engineering, business management, and legal practice, with the last 15 years practicing IP and business law, while also providing business consulting focusing on Continuous Improvement.  

Oregon State Bar #044460
Washington State Bar #47678

US Patent & Trademark Office Reg. #50,477


          JD - Northwestern School of Law at Lewis & Clark College

          BS Electrical Engineering - Purdue University

          MBA - Krannert Graduate School of Mgmt - Purdue University

Licensed to practice law - Oregon, Washington, and 

          US Patent & Trademark Office

Private practice & in-house (IP and general counsel) legal expertise.  

  • IP & business attorney for Alleman Hall, McCoy Russell, AMPACC, and Wells Legal (2018-present)
  • First in-house counsel - Sunlight Supply, Inc. (2013-2018)
  • First in-house counsel - Videx, Inc. (2010-2013) 
  • Patent attorney - Chernoff Vilhauer, LLP (2004-2010) 
  • Sourcing/purchasing manager for Ford Motor Company, Freightliner/Daimler, Intel, and Hyster/Yale. 
  • Electrical engineer with Tektronix and The Aerospace Corporation