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Ryan D. Borelo Associate

Areas of Practice

Bar Admissions

  • Minnesota
  • Texas
  • U. S. Patent and Trademark Office

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas


Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School, J.D.

BYU Marriott School of Management, M.B.A.

University of Houston, B.S.


Mr. Borelo practices all areas of intellectual property law and has a diverse range of experience with various cases and issues, including patent, trademark, copyright, trade secret, and plant variety protection litigation. He also helps clients resolve commercial litigation issues, including claims for breach of contract and breach of fiduciary duty. Mr. Borelo is a registered patent attorney and has prosecuted patents in various areas, including chemical, mechanical, pharmaceutical, printing, semiconductor, software, electrical, and optical laser technologies. Ryan also has experience drafting intellectual property licensing agreements.

Prior to his legal career, Ryan was an engineer for five years with ExxonMobil, Chevron Phillips Chemical, and Fluor Corporation. He enjoys providing his clients with a holistic approach to resolve their legal matters by drawing upon his engineering, business, and legal experience. Ryan used these skills as a member of a law and entrepreneurship clinic where he assisted various clients while he was a law student. Ryan also served as a judicial extern to the Honorable David Sam on the U.S. District Court in the District of Utah.

Ryan has volunteered with several legal clinics to help indigent clients, including the CARA pro bono initiative to provide legal assistance to immigrants in a Texas detention center.