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Knobbe Martens Ranked by Chambers & Partners as a Top California IP Firm

Tuesday, May 8, 2018


Knobbe Martens Ranked by Chambers & Partners as a Top California IP Firm

Knobbe Martens is pleased to announce its rankings as one of California’s top intellectual property firms for patent prosecution and life sciences in the Chambers & Partners 2018 “USA” guide.

This year, the firm was ranked Band 1 for Patent Prosecution and was highlighted for being a “highly respected IP boutique” with extensive experience handling PTAB proceedings and trade secrets litigation. The firm was also recommended for IP portfolio management including patent prosecution and due diligence for corporate transactions, specifically among life sciences companies.

Clients described Knobbe Martens as a “great firm that provides excellent service” and as “extremely responsive to [client] needs, and executes with skill and efficiency”.

Joseph Re was individually ranked as a “well-respected” leader in his field for his reputation in effectively representing clients in patent infringement disputes and appellate proceedings. Mr. Re serves as lead counsel for long-time client and leader in patient monitoring technology, Masimo Corp., enforcing their extensive patent portfolio for almost the last 20 years, and garnering verdicts and settlements worth billions of dollars. He also represents clients Smith & Nephew and Applied Medical, to name a few.

To review the firm’s Chambers rankings and commentary for Patent Prosecution, please click here and here for Life Sciences. 

About Knobbe Martens

Consistently ranked among the top intellectual property firms in the nation and worldwide, Knobbe Martens has over 275 lawyers and scientists nationwide and dedicates its practice to all aspects of intellectual property and technology 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 Los Angeles, New York, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle and Washington, D.C., and enjoys an international reputation for excellence. More information about the firm can be found at


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