Matthew Bycer

University of Arizona Office of Technology Transfer

About Matthew Bycer

JD/MBA services small companies and independent inventors to seek, procure, maintain, defend, and enforce intellectual property.Matthew L. Bycer holds a physics degree from Brown University and a law business degree from the University of Arizona. Mr. Bycer began his career as a technical consultant for Accenture, where he worked on large software installation projects, working with ERP solutions such as SAP and Oracle for large corporate clients such as GE, BSC and EMC2. In pursuit of patent law, Matt returned to Arizona to earn a joint JD/MBA from the University of Arizona, where he worked in the physical sciences department of the UA Office of Technology Transfer. In addition, Matt spent time as an extern in the chambers of Chief Judge Stephen M. McNamee, District Court of Arizona, and assisted in the resolution of a complex patent litigation dispute in the field of aeronautics. Mr. Bycer has served on the State Bar of Arizona Intellectual Property Executive Council, including serving as the chairman 2019-2020. Matt has experience in patent consulting and patent landscaping, running an exploratory patent research project involving optical disk storage technologies. Matt has years of experience in patents and intellectual property at a top-rated intellectual property (IP) boutique where he was involved in obtaining, defending and enforcing IP. Matt thrives on supporting small and growing businesses, using IP to improve the competitive positioning of our clients. Matt is a member of Phi Kappa Psi fraternity and a life member of Sigma Xi, scientific research society. In addition to patents, Matt enjoyed a short stint as a rugby player and currently enjoys skiing, golf and gardening.


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Work experience

University of Arizona Office of Technology Transfer
Licensing | 2005 - 2007
U.S. District Court, District of Arizona
Extern, Hon. Chief Judge Stephen M. McNamee | 2005 - 2005


James E. Rogers College of Law, University of Arizona
J.D., Law - IP | 2003 - 2007
University of Arizona
MBA, Marketing - Business Admin | 2003 - 2006
Brown University
B.A., Physics & Business Economics | 1997 - 2001
Activities: Phi Kappa Psi Rugby, Captain. Honors: Sigma Xi, Scientific Research Society


Pro Bono Award
Arizona Public Patent Program | 2018


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