Knobbe Martens Announces New Partners for 2017

Knobbe Martens, one of the leading intellectual property law firms in the United States, is pleased to announce that eight associates have been promoted to partner effective January 1, 2017. The new partners include Jeremy Carney, Karen Cassidy and Karen Lenker based in the firm’s Orange County office, Christopher DiLeo, Nate Luman, and Adam Powell based in the San Diego office, Bryan McWhorter based in the Seattle office, and Andrea Cheek based in the Washington DC office.

The new partners’ practices cover all areas of intellectual property law including patent litigation, strategic patent portfolio management, licensing and enforcement strategies. The partners have diverse technical areas of expertise covering software and information technology, electronics and semiconductors, medical devices, pharmaceuticals, chemistry, consumer products and mechanical engineering.

About Knobbe Martens
With over 300 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 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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