Ruttler Mills PLLC

Seattle Patent Attorneys and Trademark Lawyers

206-838-6400 Complimentary 15 Minute Consultation


Jim Ruttler represents a wide range of professional experience and brings that to bear on each patent is drafted and prosecuted. With hundreds of patents drafted and thousands of office actions handled, as well as direct experience with iOS development, firmware, electronics prototyping, Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE), hardware development, Jim bring brings a rare level of experience and understanding to the work.

Whether you seek expedient resolution or the broadest protection Jim has developed proven strategies that can make the difference.


When it comes to branding and trademarks, Jim works with clients to maximize effectiveness and value. Whether you have a brand that you have been using for years, or the spark of a new product or business idea, we employ efficient tools to help establish your trademarks.

Technology Consulting

In addition to the practice of law, Jim has immersed himself in hardware development, firmware development, Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE), and product development in the Internet of Things (IOT) field. He also built and pilots a Vans RV-10 experimental aircraft. Jim consults on these and related matters to assist technology companies in the following ways.


While most disputes are outside Jim's practice area, a network of contacts and high quality litigation firms is leveraged to protect and enforce intellectual property rights.

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