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Maximilian D. Meese
Webb Law | Max Messe
Webb Law | Max Messe


Maximilian D. Meese is an intellectual property attorney with a background in industrial and information systems. Prior to joining the Webb Law Firm, Max began his professional career in the fields of computer software and product development. At the Webb Law Firm, Max is a member of the trademark and litigation practice groups, and regularly assists with patent prosecution.

Max received a Bachelor of Science degree in Systems & Information Engineering from the University of Virginia, focusing his studies on human perception and mixed/virtual reality therapy for amputees. Max earned his J.D. from the William & Mary Law School, where he pursued advocacy by successfully competing in a number of national trial competitions.


Registered Patent Attorney, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Bar Admissions

Pennsylvania, 2015
U.S. District Court Western District of Pennsylvania


William & Mary Law School, 2015 J.D.
University of Virginia, 2012 B.S. Systems & Information Engineering, Economics (Graduated with Distinction)

Professional Membership

Pittsburgh Intellectual Property Law Association
Order of Barristers

Honors and Activities

William & Mary Law Review, Notes Editor
William & Mary National Trial Team
2015 ATLAC Mock Trial Competition Best Advocate & Winner

Recent Publications: 

A Pasture Theory of Creative Controls: A New Approach to Copyright and Patent Subject Matter Overgrowth, 56 Wm. & Mary L. Rev. 1987 (2015).