Knobbe Martens Seattle Litigation Partner Colin Heideman Recognized by Super Lawyers

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Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP, one of the nation’s leading intellectual property law firms, is pleased to announce that Colin Heideman, a litigation Partner at the firm’s Seattle office, has been selected to the Super Lawyers’ 2015 “Washington Rising Stars” list.

Mr. Heideman represents clients in all types of intellectual property disputes, with a focus on patent litigation.  He represents clients in a wide range of industries, including software companies, pharmaceutical companies in cases involving Abbreviated New Drug Applications under the Hatch-Waxman Act, aerospace companies, and biotechnology companies, among others.  As a registered patent attorney, Mr. Heideman also represents clients in contentious Patent Office proceedings, including inter partes review and covered business method reviews.  Mr. Heideman regularly counsels clients on pre-litigation matters, including analyzing patent infringement and validity.  He has also represented clients in cases involving design patents, false advertising claims, trademarks, and inventorship disputes.

Super Lawyers honors outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The “Washington Rising Stars” list includes the top 2.5 percent of attorneys in the state of Washington who are age 40 or younger and/or have been in practice for 10 years or less. They are nominated by lawyers who have personally observed them in action through co-counsel, opposing counsel or courtroom observation. For additional information on Super Lawyers, visit

About Knobbe Martens

With more than 275 lawyers and scientists nationwide, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP dedicates its practice to all aspects of intellectual property law, including litigation. Consistently ranked among the top intellectual property law 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.

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