Intersection of IP and Innovation Intellectual Property Strategies for Competitive Advantage

Martensen IP has deep technical expertise and a record of success in achieving patent coverage.

Intellectual Property Attorneys

Helping Businesses Protect Their Innovations, Brand Identity, Trade Secrets, and More Across the U.S.

Technology is rapidly advancing, leading to unprecedented changes for commercial businesses and government contractors alike. One of the most significant consequences of the technological developments of the past few decades is that businesses, entrepreneurs, and innovators must increasingly account for intellectual property law when making business and creative decisions. The complexity of regulations and legal processes can be overwhelming for mature and growth-stage companies alike. 

For over 20 years, entrepreneurs, executives, and stakeholders have trusted Martensen IP to develop and implement comprehensive legal strategies that enhance their intellectual property portfolios and competitive advantages in the marketplace. 

Schedule a consultation with our intellectual property lawyers by calling (719) 358-2561.

We Are Members of:

  • American Intellectual Property Law Association
  • United States Patent and Trademark Office Bar
  • National Contract Management Association
  • American Bar Association
  • National Defense Industrial Association
  • Association of Graduates – US Air Force Academy
  • Military Officers Association of America
  • Colorado Space Business Round Table
  • Denver Economic Development Corporation
Our Intellectual Property Legal Services
Experienced Intellectual Property Legal Counsel


Across all these topics, Martensen IP offers its clients highly accurate advice informed by up-to-date legal developments, recent scientific innovations, and business best practices. In providing this sort of business-responsive legal advice, we aim to help executives and advisors secure and grow the value of their companies’ IP portfolios. 

The founder of Martensen IP, Attorney Michael Martensen, has had diverse professional experiences, serving as a military program manager, receiving an MBA, and finishing several engineering degrees. Furthermore, each of our attorneys has over two decades of experience practicing law, and they also have additional engineering and business degrees between them. These diverse hands-on experiences enable us to situate our legal advice within the context of clients’ unique business strategies. 

Our intellectual property lawyers serve businesses throughout the country. Call (719) 358-2561 or complete our contact form today to discuss your IP portfolio. 

Our Values What Our Work Means
  • We Maintain A Record of Success in Achieving Patent Coverage
    Every attorney has 20+ years of experience and has drafted and prosecuted hundreds of successful patent applications.
  • We Function At The Intersection Of Business, Law And Technology

    Our experience and knowledge converge at the intersection of intellectual property and government contracting. We are uniquely positioned not just as a provider of technical counsel, but also as part of business advisory teams.

  • We Provide Superior Legal Guidance and Value
    Experience in numerous business and engineering disciplines creates a knowledge base that makes it possible for our attorneys to assist clients in situations where IP legal advice only makes sense if placed within the context of a client’s complete business strategy.
  • We Develop Strategies to Enhance Competitive Advantage
    We come up with great IP strategies to enhance our client’s competitive advantage but recognize that the technology will change, the environment will change, the competition will change and so will our plan; we’re ready.
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Client Case Studies
  • Black Founder: The Hidden Power of Being an Outsider

    Stacy Spikes, a long-time client of Attorney Barbara Courtney and Martensen IP, has documented his experience “at the intersection of power, technology, and race” in an engaging and insightful book.

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    Martensen IP identified Blue Line’s protectable assets and crafted a strategy for commercial and government marketplaces.

  • Establish Safeguards

    Martensen IP protects Icon’s design and trade secrets so the founders can continue building revolutionary amphibious sport aircraft.

  • Facing Off Against an Outsized Opponent

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    Martensen IP worked with an innovator in the crowded unmanned aircraft systems field to find the novel element that is the cornerstone of its IP protection.

  • From Idea to Acquisition

    Thoughtful patent protection helped CashEdge protect its groundbreaking software and be acquired by a major public company.

  • Increased Valuation

    Martensen IP helped 5D Robotics develop a patent portfolio that enhanced its value in the eyes of potential acquirers.

  • Navigate Challenges

    In an increasingly complex technical and operational global security environment, Martensen IP provides trusted legal guidance.

  • Patented in Record Time

    Martensen used a unique strategy and examiner insight to help REALM™ secure its IP quickly.