Patent Counseling & Prosecution

Advance business goals through patent strategy

Why Cooley
  • Trusted to protect some of the hottest new innovations from robotics to genome editing  
  • International patent team of 100+ lawyers and professionals (65+ with PhDs or MDs) across the US and UK 
  • Patent counsel to 1,000+ companies worldwide ranging from trailblazing startups to industry leaders    
  • In the last 5 years, prepared and filed nearly 10,000 patent applications 
  • Routinely tapped to handle the IP diligence aspects of high-value M&A deals, capital market offerings and other transactions involving the transfer of patent rights
  • Team has decades of experience drafting, prosecuting, defending and opposing patents at the US Patent and Trademark Office and the European Patent Office 
  • In addition to coast to coast coverage across the US and UK, we leverage a trusted network of counsel across all other key jurisdictions worldwide
  • Fully integrated patent prosecution, strategic counseling, licensing and litigation practice creating cost efficiencies and unified patent strategies

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Recognition
  • National Law Journal: IP Hot List (2016)
  • Managing IP: Top Patent Prosecution Firm (2016)
  • IAM Patent 1000: Top Patent Prosecution Firm (2016)
  • Chambers USA, UK: Intellectual Property (2016)
  • Legal 500 US, UK: Intellectual Property (2016)
  • Best Lawyers: Tier 1 Patent (2016)
  • Financial Times: Top 5 Most Innovative Law Firms (2015)
Cooley has broad expertise with the ability to handle mandates for both emerging companies and market leaders.- Chambers USA

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24,000+

Patents under our management across 120+ jurisdictions worldwide

Group Contacts
Michael Tuscan Partner in Charge - Washington DC, Washington, DC
Christopher Hutter Partner, Reston
Thomas Blinka Partner, Washington, DC
Bill Christiansen Partner, Seattle
Ivor Elrifi Partner, New York
Heidi A. Erlacher Partner in Charge - Boston
Dean Farmer Partner, Boston
Bill Galliani Partner, Palo Alto
Carol Laherty Partner, Seattle
Matthew Langer Partner, New York
Erik Milch Partner, Reston
Colm Murphy Partner, London
Matthew Pavao Partner, Boston
Frank Pietrantonio Partner in Charge - Reston
Mika Reiner Mayer Partner, Palo Alto
Scott Talbot Partner, Reston
Joe Teja Partner, Boston
Erich Veitenheimer Partner, Washington, DC
Bonnie Weiss McLeod Partner, Washington, DC
Scott Weston Partner, Boston
Nan Wu Partner, San Francisco
Walter Wu Partner, Palo Alto
Kevin Zimmer Partner, San Diego
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