Our People

Yiu Au



Yiu Au is a patent attorney whose practice focuses on the development and enforcement of patent and other IP rights both domestically and abroad. Fluent in Chinese, Mr. Au has coupled his entrepreneurial background and passion for technology with his legal expertise to take on a diverse range of intellectual property law matters.

Scott J. Hawranek



Scott Hawranek is the founding member of Aspire IP and has over a decade of experience. His practice includes most areas of intellectual property law with an emphasis on intellectual property portfolio management and analysis, due diligence investigations, patent reexamination proceedings, and pre-litigation analysis.

Mary Frances Love



Mary Frances Love focuses her practice on all aspects of Trademark Law, including counseling, prosecution of trademark applications and trademark litigation. She has worked with clients in the U.S. and abroad in diverse areas including sports, entertainment, pharmaceuticals and fashion. Ms. Love has extensive experience in counseling clients on global trademark strategies. Additionally, she also assists foreign and domestic clients on trademark selection and trademark enforcement.

Jeff A. Massey



Jeff Massey’s practice centers on complex intellectual property litigation, licensing and counseling including the representation of technology companies, entrepreneurs, inventors and innovators. Mr. Massey has experience that covers a wide array of patent, trademark and trade-secret litigation matters.