Shooting Sports

Dianna is highly knowledgeable and enthusiastic about shooting sports and has provided intellectual property advice to the industry for more than a decade.

In her patent work, Dianna has significant experience in firearm mechanisms, components and ammunition.

Trigger mechanism with selectable pull characteristics                  Barrel nut for a firearm

For businesses, inventors and entrepreneurs in the shooting sports sector, Dianna delivers a rare combination of top-notch legal know-how and technical knowledge of shooting.

She has counseled clients and drafted and prosecuted patent (utility and design), trademark and copyright applications on a variety of products in the shooting sports industry, including:

  • Sound suppressors
  • Flash hiders
  • Triggers and other firearm mechanisms and components
  • Mounts and other firearm accessories
  • Ammunition
  • Optics
  • Ballistic armor and combat apparel

Dianna also provides shooting sports clients with advice and drafting work for license agreements and joint development ventures among industry manufacturers and military agencies, as well as a wide variety of legal opinions on patent validity, infringement and other topics.

Asymmetric firearm silencer with coaxial elements