Our firm consists of veteran, collaborative law professionals who have worked together in a variety of capacities for many years. In addition to our founding partners, Wagner Blecher LLP also includes registered patent attorneys and patent agents, as well as patent engineers, with expertise in a wide range of technical specialties.

Jeffery B. Morris

Patent Attorney - Partner
Voice: 408-377-0500
Fax: 408-377-0501

Practice Focus

Jeff Morris is a patent attorney with experience in writing patents and working on behalf of clients with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. In addition to drafting patent applications and office action responses, he has experience with patent term adjustment matters, appeals, reexaminations, and portfolio analysis. He has industry experience with satellite communication systems, and has written patents on topics such as, software and business methods, solid state devices and circuits, image analysis software, database query software, global positioning system devices, hard disk drive components, electronic toys, virtual machines, and touch sensor devices.

With an advanced business degree and nearly a decade of aerospace-related technical and management assignments in the U.S. Air Force, Jeff brings a practical, real-world focus to his patent prosecution work.

Notable Experience

From 1993 to 2001, Jeff was an active duty member of the United States Air Force, serving in Air Force Space Command. Since 2001 he has served in the U.S. Air Force Reserve as a Staff Judge Advocate (JAG). His assignments in Air Force Space Command included duties as an ICBM (Inter-Continental Ballistic Missile) crew commander, a space systems logistics manager, a space systems acquisitions manager, and a developmental engineer.


Technology Focus

  • Solid State Electronics
  • Computer Software
  • Data Storage Devices
  • Positioning Devices & Systems


  • University of Kansas School of Law
    • J.D., 2003
  • Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
    • M.B.A., aviation emphasis, 1997
  • Kansas State University
    • B.S., Electronics Engineering Technology, 1993

Bar Admissions

  • Kansas
  • Nebraska
  • Registered Patent Attorney, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office