Biography

Mark Richards is a Patent Advisor for energy companies and energy service companies. Mark developed into a prolific inventor of cutting edge oil field completion equipment during his twenty plus years with energy service companies.

Mark has worked for Baker Oil Tools, OSCA, BJ Services, and Halliburton in new product development where he designed flow control, packers, sand control systems, well bore monitoring, and various R&D projects. He has always been interested in the history of the oilfield and how tools changed with innovation over the years.

Mark’s patent filing history

Mark Richards is not a Patent Agent … yet.

Mark’s passion for Intellectual Property has been growing since 2010. He has enjoyed training young engineers on how to be inventor, writing invention disclosures, working with attorneys, performing prior art searches, and reviewing patent applications. Mark is now studying to take the Patent Bar.

For a more detailed resume please see his LinkedIn profile.

Mark lives in the Dallas area with his wife and three kids. When he has time to relax, he and his wife enjoy traveling to far off locations for vacation.

Enjoy some photos from past vacations. Can you guess where these were taken?

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