Attorney, Partner & Founder
BL Speer & Associates, Colorado Springs, Colorado
October 2004 – Present
FrontRange Solutions, Inc., Colorado Springs, Colorado
International software company with more than $80 million in gross revenues and 400 employees; Maker of the award-winning software programs, HEAT® and GoldMine®.
June 2003 – June 2004
Technology Licensing Specialist
MCI WorldCom, Inc., Colorado Springs, Colorado
International telecommunications company with more than $25 billion in gross revenues and 58,000 employees.
June 2000 – June 2003
Denver Career College, Colorado Springs, Colorado
Part-time instructor in the paralegal program in the subjects of Intellectual Property Law, Legal Research and Ethics.
September 1999 - December 2000
General Counsel & Chief Administrative Officer
Arlun Floor Coverings, Inc., Colorado Springs, Colorado
Flooring subcontracting firm with $26+ million gross revenues and 100+ employees.
June 1998 – June 1999
Braden, Frindt & Stinar LLC, Colorado Springs, Colorado
Intellectual property law solo practice was merged with this 8 attorney general practice law firm.
March 1997 – April 1998
Law Office of Brenda L. Speer, P.C., Silverthorne, Colorado, & Colorado Springs, Colorado
Solo practice encompassed intellectual property law and related matters, general business, corporate and real estate law.
July 1993 – February 1997
Reid & Priest, Washington, DC
Practiced with the intellectual property law department of this 200+ attorney law firm headquartered in New York, New York.
June 1992 – June 1993
Sheridan & Ross, Denver, Colorado
Practiced intellectual property law with this 25+ attorney firm specializing in patent, trademark and copyright law.
January 1990 – September 1991
Coors Biotech, Golden, Colorado
A subsidiary (now defunct) of Coors Brewing Company specializing in agricultural biotechnology.
June 1989 – December 1989