Knobbe Martens Announces New Associates

Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP announced its continued commitment to providing the highest quality legal services with the addition of 32 new associates firm-wide.

“Our diverse new class of associates is full of incredible talent and we’re confident that our clients will benefit tremendously from their skills,” said Steven Nataupsky, managing partner of Knobbe Martens.   

Seventeen associates join the Orange County office including Neil Anderson, Joshua Berk, David Cohen, Jordan Cox, Mark Davis, Michael Garcia, Johannes Hsu, Kim Kennedy, Daniel Kiang, David G. Kim, Keith Lim, Mason Marks, M.D., Julianna Simon, Brandon Smith, Diana Wade, Sabrina Wang and Linda Xu.

The San Diego office welcomes ten new associates including Paul Chang, Ph.D., Jordan Gottdank, Eddie Johnson, Ashley Morales, Rick Park, Sushmitha Rajeevan, Dylan Turner, Ph.D., April White, Jeffrey Wu, Ph.D. and Dan Yarbrough, Ph.D. The Los Angeles office welcomes Cynthia Chi, the Seattle office welcomes Adam Burks, Nathan Reeves and Scott Seeley, and the Washington D.C. office welcomes back Andrew Morrell, Ph.D.

Members of the firm’s 2015 associate class hold degrees from prestigious law schools across the United States including Harvard, Columbia, Cornell, Northwestern, UCLA, University of Chicago, University of Michigan and University of Texas. Twenty-four of the associates hold bachelors degrees in science and engineering, and eleven hold advanced degrees including Ph.Ds., masters degrees, and M.D.s.

About Knobbe Martens

Consistently ranked among the top intellectual property firms in the nation and worldwide, Knobbe, Martens, Olson & Bear, LLP has about 300 lawyers and scientists nationwide and dedicates its practice to all aspects of intellectual property law, including litigation. Knobbe Martens serves a diverse group of clients from multinational corporations to emerging businesses of all stages. The firm is headquartered in Orange County, California, with offices in San Diego, Silicon Valley, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle and Washington, D.C., and enjoys an international reputation for excellence. More information about the firm can be found at