Rutan has knowledge of the unique business and legal challenges clients face in the aerospace and defense services industry and assists with complex legal issues. Our attorneys have deep sector knowledge and are experienced counselors of regulatory, transactional and complex multijurisdictional litigation matters. Given this expertise, our attorneys are able to guide clients in the aerospace and defense industry through the unique challenges they face including tightening defense budgets, highly specialized transaction and financing needs, increasingly complex procurement systems and regulations, rapid global expansion and contentious private and government disputes and investigations. Rutan’s work in the aerospace and defense industries includes assisting companies, like yours, to develop and adhere to strategies by protecting innovation through copyrights, patents, and other all types of intellectual property (IP). Furthermore, our experienced attorneys are able to effectively draft and aggressively prosecute patent applications, evaluate and render legal opinions, and defend or enforce patents in court. We also secure and enforce new product names and negotiate contracts, licenses, export agreements and technology transfer agreements.