Mind + Muscle

technical minds + legal muscle

Sterne Kessler Goldstein Fox
James Buchanan

Mind + Muscle

James Buchanan



Mr. Buchanan is an associate in the Mechanical Group. He assists in the preparation and prosecution of U.S. and foreign utility and design applications. He also assists clients in matters before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board.

While earning his engineering degree, Mr. Buchanan interned at a firm specializing in Nuclear Magnetic Resonance machines. As part of his senior design project, Mr. Buchanan worked on cleaning systems at a major beverage company. Mr. Buchanan was a Jack Swigert Scholarship recipient at the University of Colorado Boulder.

While attending law school, Mr. Buchanan served as a Content Editor on the Duke Law & Technology Review.

  • Admissions
      • District of Columbia

      • United States Patent and Trademark Office

      • Colorado

  • Education
    • J.D., Duke University School of Law

    • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado Boulder


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