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Ian A. Cleave


Ian A. Cleave
Ian A. Cleave Associate

About Ian A. Cleave

Ian is a member of TNW’s litigation team. He received his J.D. from the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law. Prior to his law career, Ian served in the Navy as a Civil Engineer Corps officer building and maintaining Navy and Marine Corps bases. Ian’s intellectual property approach relies heavily on his military experience by identifying realistic solutions, applying expertise in practical ways, and providing respectful professionalism. When he is not in the office, Ian enjoys writing, running with his Australian Shephard, and cooking with his wife.

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B.S. Civil Engineering

Washington State University


University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law.

Client Oriented

Ian uses his varied background to identify options for each client’s specific needs.