Knobbe Martens Named to The National Law Journal’s 2015 “IP Hot List”

Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP has been named to The National Law Journal’s 2015 “IP Hot List” which, this year, recognized 15 law firms “that accomplish great things in the realm of intellectual property law.” Editors sought to include firms whose wins in 2014 had a major impact financial and otherwise, relying on extensive research and suggestions from readers to compile the list.

Achievements highlighted in The National Law Journal’s profile of Knobbe Martens included the firm’s $466 million jury verdict on behalf of client Masimo Corp. against Philips Electronics North America Corp. and Philips Medizin Systeme Böblingen GmbH; and representation of client Ulthera Inc. in its $600 million acquisition by pharmaceutical company Merz.

Joe Kiani, founder and CEO of Masimo Corp, told the publication: "[Knobbe Martens attorneys] have this amazing commitment to making sure justice prevails and I get my day in court. That incredible intensity prepares them to just shine."

2015 marks the fourth year The National Law Journal has published the “IP Hot List”, and the second time Knobbe Martens has been honored with inclusion.

About Knobbe Martens
With over 275 lawyers and scientists nationwide, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP dedicates its practice to all aspects of intellectual property law, including post-grant review proceedings before the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Consistently ranked among the top intellectual property firms worldwide, Knobbe Martens serves a diverse group of clients from multinational corporations to emerging businesses of all stages. Headquartered in Orange County, California, Knobbe Martens also has offices in San Diego, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Silicon Valley, Seattle and Washington, D.C.  More information about the firm can be found at

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