Knobbe Martens Ranked Among Best Law Firms To Work For by U.S. News & World Report

| Christie Matthaei

IRVINE, Calif., February 1, 2024 – Knobbe Martens is proud to be recognized on the inaugural list of law firms ranked by U.S. News & World Report as among the Best Companies to Work For. According to U.S. News, the list “takes a look at the country’s top law firms to help employees and job seekers make decisions about companies that may be a good fit for them.”

Each law firm included on the list was evaluated on six factors: quality of pay and benefits, work-life balance, job stability, physical and psychological comfort, belongingness and opportunities for professional development. The methodology for the Law Firms list included analyzing publicly available data and employing independent research firms to calculate metrics.

The firm’s scorecard highlighted a number of strengths, including outstanding scores across many of the assessment criteria. Read the firm’s full profile here.  

Knobbe Martens is committed to recruiting and retaining top talent across the intellectual property law space, and recently named Seattle-based partner Christie Matthaei as the new chair of its firmwide recruiting committee. Speaking on the U.S. News ranking, Ms. Matthaei said, “Knobbe Martens is incredibly proud to receive this honor.  It is a reflection of our commitment to build and sustain a supportive and inclusive culture.” More information about Ms. Matthaei’s appointment may be found here.

About Knobbe Martens

Knobbe Martens is one of the most highly respected intellectual property law firms, offering 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