Jason Croft

Registered Patent Attorney Shareholder

Jason Croft

Jason Croft

Registered Patent Attorney Shareholder

Jason Croft has handled patent-related matters for some of the world’s most innovative companies, including Google, Intel, Fujitsu, PayPal, and Red Hat. Jason is equally adept at patent procurement and IP portfolio management, as he is at managing IP transactions, conducting IP due diligence, and leading post-grant proceedings.

Jason’s expertise covers a broad array of cutting-edge technologies, including artificial intelligence, machine learning and neural networks, 4G and 5G wireless standards, autonomous vehicles, computer architecture, software, cryptography, biometrics, integrated circuits, and semiconductor manufacturing.

Prior to joining Maschoff Brennan, Jason was a patent attorney at a major law firm in Silicon Valley. He also served as a Director of Intellectual Property at a Silicon Valley startup, and before that worked for a leading patent brokerage and M&A advisory firm. Jason also had the distinct honor of working for the Honorable James Ware, the former Chief Judge of the U. S. District Court in the Northern District of California.

Jason began his career engineering robotic systems to manufacture intravenous catheters, PICC lines, and introducers for a major medical device corporation.

In his free time, Jason enjoys downhill skiing, rebuilding motorcycles, automating his home, and spending time outdoors with his family.

  • Education
    • J.D., Santa Clara University School of Law, Santa Clara, CA, 2010
    • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, 2007
  • Practice Focus
    • Patent Preparation and Prosecution
    • IP Transactions
    • IP Due Diligence
  • Technical Experience
    • Software
    • Computer and Network Architecture
    • Content Hosting and Delivery Systems
    • Electronic and Computer Hardware
    • Wireless Communication Systems/Devices
    • Biometrics
    • Integrated Circuits
    • Semiconductor Manufacturing
    • Medical Devices
    • Oil and Drilling Technology
  • Professional Admissions & Associations
    • Utah State Bar
    • California State Bar
    • District of Columbia Bar
    • USPTO