Cooley's Patent Counseling & Prosecution practice provides sophisticated patent services to technology clients in a wide range of industries. Our team assists companies in many different technology fields to strategically acquire and protect patent rights in the United States and in foreign countries.

Key Facts

  • More than 50 patent professionals in Washington DC, Reston, Boston, San Francisco, Palo Alto, San Diego and Broomfield, CO
  • Full patent support unit headquartered in DC, including docketing, file support and international filing staff (over 25 staff members)
  • Electronic filing staff, including over 30 trained patent secretaries on both coasts
  • Extensive international patent filing network Full paralegal support facilities (20+ paralegals with IP experience)
  • Prior art and patent diligence search services (10 registered patent agents)
  • Full sequence management capacity, including database access, sequence management and sequence listing generation
  • Close relationship with U.S. Patent Office personnel, including Group 1600 and Board of Appeals and Interferences

We help clients formulate and implement effective intellectual property (IP) development and protection strategies. The group's services include conducting patentability analyses, developing plans for building economically efficient patent portfolios, preparing patent applications, and corresponding with patent offices of various jurisdictions around the world to ensure global patent rights.

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