Mark Masterson
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EMAIL mmasterson@mcdonaldhopkins.com

PHONE 216.348.5427

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Mark is an associate in the firm’s Intellectual Property Department. He has experience in various technical areas including mechanical, electrical, chemical, and computer science arts, with substantial proficiency in fluid and mechanical power systems, manufacturing processes, building technologies, automation technologies, control systems, and lighting arts. Mark is proficient in patent litigation preparation, patent re-examinations, trademark prosecution and oppositions, patent portfolio analysis, and drafting licensing agreements.

Prior to joining McDonald Hopkins, Mark spent nearly four years at a Cleveland-based intellectual property firm where he handled all aspects of patent and trademark preparation and prosecution for clients.

Mark earned a J.D., cum laude, from Cleveland-Marshall College of Law in 2010. He received a B.S. in mechanical engineering from the University of Cincinnati in 2003.



  • Registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Admissions - Court

  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio

Admissions - State

  • Ohio


  • Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
  • University of Cincinnati

Speaking Engagements

  • Presenter, "Intellectual Property Issues in an Estate Plan," Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association's 45th Annual Estate Planning Institute, October 2018