Bradley Lortz is a founding partner of the firm of Canady + Lortz LLP whose practice is focused on intellectual property — specifically patent and trademark prosecution and licensing. Also trained in mechanical engineering, Bradley worked in design, development, and production of satellites in Hughes Space and Communications (HSC) Mechanisms Department. After completing his law degree at the University of Southern California (USC), Bradley was granted the opportunity to learn patent prosecution in the Hughes Corporate Legal Department. He continued his practical education in intellectual property and patent prosecution at a small firm where he acquired a solid grounding in the essential processes and strategies for securing and evaluating patent rights. Following this, he established his own practice as a partner in Canady + Lortz LLP in 2006.