Christopher A. Baxter

Christopher Baxter, a registered patent attorney, focuses his practice on advising educational institutions, startups, established companies, and individuals on a wide range of patent issues. He has drafted and successfully prosecuted to issuance numerous patent applications, both domestic and foreign, for chemical, life science, mechanical, and software technologies.

Chris also has experience in intellectual property enforcement and technology licensing, as well as intellectual property counseling and due diligence with respect to corporate endeavors.

Prior to joining Pierce Atwood, Chris was a staff attorney in the Boston office of Seyfarth Shaw LLP.

Honors & Distinctions
  • Included in The Best Lawyers in America® “Ones to Watch” for Intellectual Property Law and Patent Law (2023-present)
Professional Activities
  • Boston Patent Law Association
Civic Activities
  • Hoffman-Haas Fellowship recipient, NH Center for Nonprofits. This Fellowship trains and prepares ready-to-engage new leaders for future nonprofit board-level participation.
  • Board member, Aubrielle’s Hope. This New Hampshire-based nonprofit’s mission is to provide aid for burials, cremations, and funerals after the death of a child.