Cost-Effective Legal Services

Patent and Trademark Applications

Mr. Simmermon has patented consumer products, mechanical devices, medical devices, electronic devices, computer software, musical instruments, firearms, and more. Mr. Simmermon’s extensive scientific and engineering background has given him a thorough understanding of how technical aspects of an invention translate into patent protection and profit. Mr. Simmermon drafts applications and responses to office actions in a succinct effective manner. Mr. Simmermon conducts prior art searches, drafts patent law and trademark law opinions, and helps secure international or foreign protection of intellectual property.

License Agreements and Other Contracts

Mr. Simmermon provides legal assistance to clients who wish to enter into license agreements for patents, trademarks, and copyrights. Mr. Simmermon also handles general contracts matters and contracts enforcement. The attorney works with clients to tailor specific agreements that are best for their situation. Mr. Simmermon works efficiently and strategically with the other party to amend and execute agreements. The attorney carefully reviews documents with clients and answers all questions in layman's terms to make sure clients understand their rights and duties.

Litigation Representation

Patents, trademarks, and copyrights become embroiled in legal battles when parties violate agreements, infringe upon the intellectual property of others, or face accusations of infringement. When clients need to protect their intellectual property or defend against claims of infringement, Craig Simmermon is a strong advocate for their rights and a diligent representative in court. Mr. Simmermon stays with clients throughout the entirety of the dispute, seeing cases through trial and the appellate court process if necessary. He handles patent infringement, trademark infringement, and copyright infringement cases in Federal District Courts and at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, as well as commercial or contracts cases in California State court.

General Counsel

Mr. Simmermon provides a range of other legal services to existing clients as arranged on an individual basis.

Contact Craig A. Simmermon at to arrange a one-hour initial consultation for $250. Attorney rates range from $250-350 per hour. The Sacramento Office is located at 980 9th St., 16th Fl., Sacramento, CA 95814, just two blocks away from the State Courthouse and the Federal Courthouse for the Eastern District of California in Sacramento. The Roseville Office is located at 3017 Douglas Blvd., Ste. 300, Roseville, CA 95661. Mr. Simmermon meets with clients on an appointment-only basis.

The Law Office of Craig A. Simmermon