Paxton Lewis

Attorney at Law Associate

Paxton Lewis

Paxton Lewis

Attorney at Law Associate

Paxton assists clients with complex and IP litigation needs including patent, trademark, and copyright infringements as well as trade secret misappropriation cases. Prior to joining Maschoff Brennan, Paxton clerked for Associate Chief Justice Thomas R. Lee on the Utah Supreme Court. She also worked with Professor Jorge Contreras from the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, co-writing an article on patent working requirements in India.

Outside of the office, Paxton enjoys traveling, hiking, skiing, scuba diving, and skydiving.

  • Education
    • J.D., Order of the Coif, S.J. Quinney College of Law, University of Utah
    • B.A., Philosophy, Butler University
    • B.S., Chemistry, cum laude, Butler University
  • Practice Focus
    • Litigation
  • Professional Admissions & Associations
    • Utah State Bar
  • Publications, Speaking Engagements & Presentations
    • “The Song Remains The Same:  The Ninth Circuit Says Led Zeppelin Did Not Copy Stairway to Heaven,” Orange County Business Journal (March 2020)
    • “Patent Claim Construction and Corpus Linguistics,” Presenter, 5th Annual Law & Corpus Linguistics Conference (January 2020)
    • “Why Your Intellectual Property Counsel Should Understand Your Business,” Orange County Business Journal (August 2019)
    • “Patent Working Requirements and Complex Products,” 7 N.Y.U.J. INTELL. PROP. & ENT. L. 1, with Jorge L. Contreras and Rohini Lakshané, (2018)
    • “The Conflation of Patent Eligibility and Obviousness: Alice’s Substitution of Section 03,” UTAH L. REV. ONLINE SUPP., (2017)