Michael A. Collins

Shareholder

Michael Collins is a shareholder of Billion & Armitage. Mike practices intellectual property law in the computer software, hardware and electrical engineering fields.

Mike received his Bachelor of Electrical Engineering degree (with honors) from the University of Wisconsin. He graduatedcum laude from the University of Minnesota Law School. Prior to joining Billion & Armitage, Mike was a shareholder and hiring manager at an established Minneapolis intellectual property law firm. Mike prepares and prosecutes patent applications in such fields as power converters (e.g., switched-mode power supplies, active rectifier/inverter systems), semiconductor fabrication, magnetic storage devices, power generation/distribution systems, and various software applications. For clients, Mike is often called upon to prepare non-infringement, patentability and clearance investigations in various technical fields.

  1. Richard E. Billion

    Shareholder

  2. Benjamin C. Armitage

    Shareholder/CEO

  3. Michael A. Collins

    Shareholder

  4. Robert Myers

    Patent Agent

  5. Jennifer Buss

    Patent Attorney

  6. Alison Sachs

    Patent Attorney

  7. Swagata Purkayastha

    Attorney

  8. Ryan Meger

    New Associate (pending bar registration)

  9. Ben Williams

    New Associate (pending bar registration)

  10. Julie A. Shea

    Practice Administrator

  11. Wendy Skelly

    Paralegal

  12. Leijette Riopel

    Paralegal

  13. LaTasha Hill

    Paralegal

  14. Stacey Dickinson

    Administrative Assistant

  15. Rebecca Krueger

    Paralegal

  16. Tea Simpson

    Paralegal