Joe Miotke

Co-chair Intellectual Property Litigation Group at DeWitt LLP

For more than 20 years, Joe Miotke has distinguished himself as a leading IP litigator, registered patent attorney and IP strategist. Serving as co-chair of DeWitt’s IP litigation group, Mr Miotke has represented clients from Boston to Los Angeles in IP litigation matters. He has worked across a wide spectrum of patent, trade secret, copyright and trademark matters involving technologies ranging from artificial intelligence and machine learning to energy production and hydraulic fracturing. Mr Miotke has also counselled clients through a wide array of IP transactions.

Providing leadership in the Wisconsin and US IP community, he is a past president of the Wisconsin Intellectual Property Law Association and currently serves as the national chair for IP Basic Education for the Licensing Executives Society (LES). He has developed LES courses that are taught throughout North America.

Mr Miotke is likewise a leader in Wisconsin’s legal, education and entrepreneurship communities. He has been appointed by two Wisconsin governors and confirmed by the Wisconsin Senate to serve on the Wisconsin State Public Defender Board. Serving as the state-wide leadership chair for the project Lead The Way Wisconsin, he guides one of the largest science, technology, engineering and maths education programmes for schools (from kindergarten to Grade 12) in the United States. Through service on the Board of Directors for BizStarts, a Milwaukee-based non-profit organisation, he provides education and mentorship services to entrepreneurs from underserved communities.

Mr Miotke earned his BS in civil engineering from Marquette University and graduated magna cum laude from Marquette University.

Professional associations

  • LES
  • Wisconsin Intellectual Property Law Association

Firm details

DeWitt LLP
13845 Bishop’s Drive
Suite 300
Brookfield
WI 53005
United States

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