Kyle A. Beckemeyer specializes in patent preparation and prosecution, focusing on innovations in software, electronics, telecommunications, e-commerce, and control systems. Mr. Beckemeyer prepares and prosecutes patents nationally and internationally, and often assists in-house counsel by working with inventors to identify and protect key inventions.

Background and Credentials

Prior to law school at the University of Illinois, Mr. Beckemeyer worked for Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) where he gained experience as a process controls engineer. While at ADM, Mr. Beckemeyer was part of a team tasked with setting up a control system for a newly constructed bio-plastics plant.

Mr. Beckemeyer received a B.S. degree in computer engineering from the University of Missouri, where he was a member of the computer and electrical engineering honors fraternity Eta Kappa Nu.


  • University of Illinois College of Law, Urbana-Champaign (J.D.)
  • University of Missouri (B.S.)
    • Computer Engineering

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office