Practice Areas



  • Client Choice –Intellectual Property Law Award in the USA, 2014 Legal’s Finest 200 Awards


  • Eastern District Court of Michigan, 2006
  • State of Michigan, 2003
  • Southern District Court of New York 1997
  • U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut, 1997
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 1997
  • State of New York, 1997
  • State of Connecticut, 1996


Quinnipiac University, J.D., Pursuing post-graduate studies in Electrical Engineering, 1996

University of Rhode Island, B.S., Civil Engineering, 1989

Teaching Positions

  • Adjunct Professor, UConn School of Law
  • Adjunct Professor, Patent Law and Procedure, Thomas M. Cooley School of Law, Lansing, MI
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Christopher C. Boehm

860.286.2929, ext. 1234

Chris Boehm manages intellectual property portfolios for Fortune 100 companies in patent, trademark, trade secrets, and copyright matters. He provides counseling with regard to: invention development, worldwide enforcement, patent procurement, intellectual property landscaping, intellectual property maintenance, licensing, clearance, and litigation matters. He also prepares and revises intellectual property processes for our clients. Chris has handled matters involving, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering and electronics, automotive technologies, vehicle safety technologies, airbags, seat belts, restraints and related systems, vehicle latch, window and roof systems, vehicle interiors, firearm technologies, toy and game industries, mechanical and electrical locks, energy, computer science, software, and telecommunications and environmental engineering. 

Experience Highlights

Partner, Cantor Colburn LLP, 2002-present

Associate, Cantor Colburn LLP, 1999-2002

Associate, Handal & Morofsky, Norwalk, CT, 1996-1999

Law Clerk, Handal & Morofsky, Norwalk, CT, 1994-1996

Field Services Supervisor, Hygenix, Inc., 1992-1993



Professional Affiliations

American Intellectual Property Law Association

Intellectual Property Owners Association

  • Corporate IP Management & Operations Committee, 2022-23

  • U.S. Post-Grant Patent Office Practice Committee Member

Connecticut IP Inn of Court, Charter Member

Michigan Intellectual Property Law Association

New York Intellectual Property Law Association