Robert C. Beck
Beck & Tysver
2900 Thomas Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN 55416
Bob Beck has spent most of his career representing medical device companies. After working with 3M and Medtronic, Bob was a partner with Merchant & Gould before forming Beck & Tysver.
Bob is a frequent lecturer on patent law and often serves as a legal expert in patent litigation. Bob’s clients have included Endocardial Solutions, Inc. and Transoma Medical, Inc.
Bob is the sole inventor of two issued U.S. Patents and twelve pending patent applications relating to a medical device invention
Degrees: B.S., Beloit College, 1972 (Physics); J.D. John Marshall Law School, 1977.
Admissions: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (1976), Minnesota (1978)
Teaching: Adjunct Professor of Patent Law, University of Minnesota Law School, 1993-1999; Adjunct Professor of Software and Technology Law, University of St. Thomas, Graduate Programs in Software, 2000-2004.
Memberships: Minnesota Intellectual Property Law Association.