Paul Stellman is a Partner in the San Francisco office. His practice focuses on all aspects of IP strategy, patent prosecution and litigation. He works with clients in a variety of technologies, including integrated circuit packaging, MEMS, semiconductor processing, sensors, cardiac assist devices, dental systems and procedures, solar power systems, display devices, image processing, Internet applications, data storage, social networking, e-commerce, and mobile applications.
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Stellman worked as a research assistant and National Science Foundation Fellow in the 3D Optics Laboratory at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, focusing on the design of optical devices and nanomanufacturing methods. During law school, Mr. Stellman worked as a summer associate and law clerk at an intellectual property law firm in Silicon Valley.
Mr. Stellman worked as a summer associate with the firm in 2010 and joined the firm in 2011, and became a partner in 2018.