Knobbe Martens understands that the energy sector is technologically diverse and quickly evolving. As such, the Energy Group is a natural fit to help safeguard energy sector products and innovations that touch upon nearly all areas of science and industry. With most of our Energy Group attorneys and scientists having advanced degrees or industry experience, we are able to rapidly understand and protect our clients’ technologies in the multifaceted and interdisciplinary space of the energy sector. Combining our technical expertise with over 60 years of legal experience, Knobbe Martens provides all sizes of clients with a full arsenal of IP services, including managing domestic and international patent portfolios, providing opinions, conducting IP diligences, guidance through post-grant proceedings, and the entire array of district and appellate court litigation expertise.

Our attorneys have experience in all areas of Energy, including:

Oil & Gas



Nuclear Power

Energy Efficient Technologies


Mining Technology

Electrical Engineering





Solar Power

Wind Power

Geothermal Energy

Clean Technology

Energy Conservation

Fuel Cells

Sensor Technology

Artificial Intelligence


Chemical Engineering


Integrated Circuits & Systems

Representative Engagements

Atomic Energy of Canada Limited

Cenovus Energy

Grundfos A/S

Hexagon Agility

Hexagon Purus

Oryxe Energy International

SPM Instrument AB

Stora Enso Oyj

TotalEnergies SE

6K Inc.

IRVINE, Calif., March 28, 2024 – Knobbe Martens is proud to announce that the firm and several of its professionals have achieved outstanding rankings in the 2024 Patexia Patent Prosecution...
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Knobbe Martens is pleased to announce that four partners have been recognized for their high-caliber IP work in Intellectual Asset Management’s (IAM) newly released 2021 edition of the IAM Strategy...