Intellectual Property, Business &
Complex Litigation, Aviation

Ross Chaffin is a registered patent attorney. Ross's areas of practice include intellectual property, including the filing and prosecution of patent and trademark applications, developing a company's intellectual property strategy, business transactions and both I.P. and general litigation.


Representative Engagements
  • Represented a oil-field services start-up company in the successful settlement of a trade secret misappropriation claim
  • Represented multiple chain-of-custody software companies in the development of their strategic intellectual property portfolios
  • Successfully prosecuted patent applications for individuals and companies ranging from micro-entities to multi-million dollar corporations
  • Represented a venture-stage nanobiomaterial manufacturing company as counsel for all intellectual property and business development
  • Represented companies in all phases of trademark and copyright disputes
  • Drafted patent applications for technology including underground boring, software, semiconductors, oilfield equipment, oilfield chemicals, and consumer products
  • Acquired copyrights and trademarks for a variety of clients
  • Education
  • B.S. Chemical Engineering, University of Oklahoma, 2003 summa cum laude
  • J.D., University of Oklahoma, 2006 with distinction
  • While attending the University of Oklahoma, Ross was published in the Oklahoma Law Review and was the editor-in-chief of the Mineral Law Newsletter for the Oklahoma Bar Association

Ross is a member of the Oklahoma County, Oklahoma and American Bar Associations. He is licensed to practice in all Oklahoma state courts, Federal Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Oklahoma, and the United States Patent and Trademark Office.