Minh Nguyen

Of Counsel | Intellectual Property

Minh Nguyen is an IP attorney specializing in patent preparation & prosecution, trademarks, copyrights, and other brand protection legal services. He is also the founder of both a technology company and boutique IP Law Firm. He adds over 20 years' experience in IP Law to the Han Santos bench.

Minh has an impressive resume of drafted patents ranging from software, SaaS, and business methods to electrical and mechanical engineering. He excels at working with both in-house counsel and outside firms, as well as establishing and monitoring legal budgets on litigation cases. Finally, he is well versed at negotiating intellectual property-related agreements, including open-source licensing and compliance.

In 2016 Minh founded NextJuris, an online educational technology company that optimizes engagement and interaction between lawyers and organizations.

Prior to founding his company, Minh spent over 15 years with world-class law firms and innovative technology clients. He also founded and managed his own boutique IP law firm from 2011 to 2016.

“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” ― Winston Churchill

Practice Areas & Services:

  • Intellectual Property
  • Patent Preparation & Prosecution
  • US & Foreign Filing
  • M&A Analysis
  • IP Strategy
  • Counseling
  • Trademark & Branding
  • Open-Source Licensing


  • Electrical and Computer engineering
  • Software
  • SaaS and business methods
  • A/V streaming
  • Mechanical Engineering


  • RF Design Engineering

Admissions, Licenses, & Certifications:

  • Bar Association of Wisconsin


  • J.D., Marquette University
  • B.S.E.E, Biomedical Engineering Minor, Marquette University


  • English
  • Vietnamese