Erik Drange Joins Christensen Fonder Dardi

The intellectual property law firm of Christensen Fonder Dardi is pleased to announce the addition of Erik Drange as a partner in its Minneapolis office. Drange most recently served as senior intellectual property counsel for a Minnesota-based, Fortune 100, global technology company.

“We are thrilled to have Erik Drange on the team,” said founding partner Doug Christensen. “His extensive, varied experience in private practice and as an in-house intellectual property attorney will be a great asset to the firm’s existing clients and continues the firm’s growth trajectory.”

During his time in-house, Drange served as primary intellectual property counsel for one of his company’s health care businesses. Drange also spent five years as litigation counsel managing intellectual property litigation for the company and its worldwide affiliates.

Drange’s varied experience makes him a great fit for Christensen Fonder Dardi: the firm takes pride in providing thoughtful, creative, and cost-effective advice to its clients. In his practice at Christensen Fonder Dardi, Drange works with clients of all sizes in the areas of intellectual property portfolio development/management, transactions, and intellectual property disputes.

Drange received his J.D. from William Mitchell College of Law in 2005. He graduated from Lehigh University with a B.S. in Materials Science and Engineering in 1999.

Christensen Fonder Dardi Herbert PLLC is an intellectual property law firm which provides abroad range of legal services to both domestic and foreign clients, including patent preparation and prosecution, intellectual property litigation, patent post-grant proceedings, trademark search and acquisition, copyright registration, licensing, due diligence, and portfolio management. Its offices are in Minneapolis, MN and Atlanta, GA.