Robert Gempeler is an associate in the intellectual property group at Kunzler, PC. Mr. Gempeler's practice focuses on patent drafting, patent prosecution, patent litigation, trademarks, copyrights, and licensing matters. Mr. Gempeler has experience in various technology areas including computer software and hardware, networking, electrical systems, mobile devices, cryptographic systems, internet technologies, mechanical systems, and more.
Mr. Gempeler joined Kunzler as a law clerk while attending law school at Brigham Young University, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude. While in law school, Mr. Gempeler served as a Senior Editor of the BYU Law Review and the International Law and Management Review. Mr. Gempeler was also a member of the BYU Moot Court Team. Prior to law school, Mr. Gempeler received an MBA from the University of Utah and a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science from Utah State University, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude in the top 5% of his class.
Before pursuing a career as a patent attorney, Mr. Gempeler worked as a software engineer for a software development company in St. George, Utah. While there, Mr. Gempeler was a member of a team responsible for the development and maintenance of a multi-language, static source code analysis tool. Mr. Gempeler gained experience with various programming and computer technologies while working as a software engineer, including C, C++, C#, Java, PHP, HTML, XML, SQL, networking, databases, and more. Mr. Gempeler is also conversational in Dutch and Flemish.