Philmore H. Colburn II
Cantor Colburn LLP
20 Church Street
Hartford, CT 06103
Co-managing partner Phil Colburn has transformed Cantor Colburn into one of the nation's leading full-service intellectual property law firms. Phil leads a team of more than 100 attorneys, patent agents and technical advisors committed to helping clients optimize their IP assets through the timely delivery of top quality, cost-effective legal services.
His counsel to Fortune 50 multinationals – as well as smaller companies and universities – is informed both by unique technical insights gained from his years of professional experience as a design engineer, as well as by strategic perspectives derived from more than 20 years' practice as an IP attorney. Taking a proactive, results-driven approach, he helps clients define their needs and implement strategies that achieve their objectives. A frequent speaker, Phil is an adjunct professor of patent law at Western New England University School of Law.
After receiving his BS in Electrical Engineering with honors at Northeastern University, Phil went on to get an MBA from the University of Massachusetts, and a JD from Western New England University School of Law.