Knobbe Martens Receives Top-Tier Rankings for Patent and Life Sciences Work from Managing IP

IRVINE, Calif., July 1, 2024 – Knobbe Martens is proud to announce that the firm’s patent and life sciences IP work were recommended nationally and across multiple states in the latest release from Managing IP’s IP STARS rankings.  

The firm was ranked in the top tier nationally for Life Sciences IP and Patent Prosecution and received high-level national rankings in Patent Disputes and Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) Litigation. In California, the firm received the highest possible rankings for Patent Disputes and Patent Prosecution, as it also did for IP in Washington state.

These rankings follow on from Managing IP’s recognition earlier this year of the firm’s trademark disputes and trademark prosecution work, as well as the publication naming 13 firm partners as 2024 “IP STARS.”

Recognized as the leading specialist guide worldwide, Managing IP’s IP STARS annual rankings are based on six months of research, which include analysis of firm-submitted and publicly available information, as well as market feedback. This year's rankings cover more than 50 jurisdictions.

You can learn more about Managing IP’s selection process here.

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