IAM Global Leaders 2024 Guide Honors Three Knobbe Martens Partners

IRVINE, CALIF., November 7, 2023 – Knobbe Martens is pleased to announce that three partners—Maria Anderson, Joseph Re and Mauricio Uribe—have been recognized for their standout patent industry experience in Intellectual Asset Management’s (IAM) 2024 edition of the IAM Global Leaders guide.

According to IAM, Global Leaders honorees are selected “not only because of their expertise and experience related to creating, protecting, managing, transacting and enforcing critical patent rights, but also for their ability to innovate, inspire and go above and beyond to deliver value for their clients.”

Maria Anderson has extensive experience in comprehensive, strategic client counseling in all aspects of intellectual property – particularly in the computer science and ecommerce fields. Ms. Anderson also has a successful track record of developing patent and trademark portfolios and developing patent and trademark assets for a diverse group of clients. She is widely recognized as a thought leader in the field of intellectual property.

Joseph Re is a nationally recognized trial attorney, having tried numerous high-stakes technology cases in the federal courts throughout the country for well over thirty years. Mr. Re is also an experienced appellate advocate and has argued dozens of appeals over the past thirty years. He has also served as the President of the American Intellectual Property Law Association and the Federal Circuit Bar Association.

Mauricio Uribe has extensive experience in comprehensive client counseling in all aspects of intellectual property law, with a business-focused approach to client representation. He is a thought leader and frequent lecturer/author on various intellectual property topics. Mr. Uribe has engaged in numerous licensing strategy and license negotiations for various clients.

IAM’s Patent 1000 guide, which highlights the “world’s leading patent professionals,” recently recognized Ms. Anderson, Mr. Re, and Mr. Uribe alongside over two dozen Knobbe Martens partners and practices. Additionally, Ms. Anderson and Mr. Uribe were two of nine Knobbe partners recognized for their exceptional skill sets and profound insights into IP work, in the 2023 edition of the IAM Strategy 300: The World’s Leading IP Strategists guide.

About Knobbe Martens

Knobbe Martens is a highly respected intellectual property law firm, offering legal services in all aspects of intellectual property and technology law. The firm’s litigation group handles cases throughout the U.S. and coordinates strategy for disputes worldwide. Founded in California in 1962, the firm has about 300 lawyers and scientists based in offices located in Orange County, Los Angeles, New York, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle and Washington D.C. Knobbe Martens serves a diverse international client base, from multinational corporations to emerging businesses of all stages. More information about the firm can be found at