George “Trey” Lyons, III is an associate with McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP. Mr. Lyons helps clients protect their intellectual property by providing advice and crafting solutions related to the validity, enforcement, and infringement of patent, copyright, and trademark rights. He also litigates these and other intellectual property matters.
Prior to joining MBHB, Mr. Lyons worked as a research physicist on projects undertaken at The National Center for Physical Acoustics (High-Intensity Focus Ultrasound in the context of triage biomedical devices) and Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (Fermilab) (multipurpose hi-energy collider designs and muon cooling methods). He has also served as a vintage instrument buyer for a variety of businesses and individuals—a passion he enjoys to this day.
Currently, Mr. Lyons serves as a member of the firm’s Business Development Committee and Ethics Committee, managing editor of snippets, and maintains a strong commitment to helping pro bono, startup, and large-entity clients reach positive results in a variety of intellectual property matters.