Westman Champlin & Koehler

900 Second Avenue South
Suite 1400 Minneapolis Minnesota 55402 U.S.A.

Z. Peter Sawicki

Intellectual Property


  • Hamline University School of Law, JD (1980)
  • College of St. Thomas, MBA (1977)
  • Purdue University, B.S. Chemical Engineering (1972)

Bar Admissions

  • United States Patent and Trademark Office
  • Minnesota State Bar
  • Federal Court for the District of Minnesota
  • Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit
  • Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • Canadian Patent Office
  • Canadian Trademarks Office

Professional Memberships and Affiliations

  • Member, American Intellectual Property Law Association
  • Member, International Trademark Association
  • Past Board Member of Minnesota Intellectual Law Association
  • Member, Minnesota Intellectual Property Law Association
  • Member, Minnesota State Bar Association
  • Member, Licensing Executives Society
  • Member, American Chemical Society

Awards and Recognition

  • "Who's Who in American Law" (since 1990)
  • "Who's Who in America" (since 1993)
  • Guide to Leading American Attorneys, Minnesota (since 1996)
  • Minnesota Super Lawyers (1990-2007)
  • Minnesota Guidebook: Law & Leading Attorneys
  • Martindale-Hubbell: Rating of AV Preeminent
  • Legal Leaders-Minnesota’s Top Rated Lawyers of 2013