Los Osos, California Patents Lawyers

William Nelson
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San Luis Obispo, CA Patents Lawyer with 7 years experience
(805) 275-0943 956 Walnut Street, Suite 200
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Patents, Business, IP and Trademarks
San Joaquin College of Law
Registered patent attorney with several years of experience in practicing intellectual property (IP) law, particularly in the areas of preparing and prosecuting patent, trademark, and copyright applications, patentability and infringement analyses, strategic IP counseling, and enforcing intellectual property rights.
Timothy M. Brown
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Morro Bay, CA Patents Lawyer with 18 years experience
180 Andros St.
Morro Bay, CA 93442
Patents and Trademarks
TMB Law specializes in providing patent and trademark services to entrepreneurs, small businesses and start-ups. The firm is staffed by Timothy M. Brown, a former UPSTO patent examiner with over 17 years of experience as a patent attorney guiding clients in patent and trademark matters. The firm has experience across a broad range of technologies, including consumer products, nutritional supplements, biotech and mechanical devices. See www.tmbpatentattorney.com for more information.
San Luis Obispo, CA Patents Attorney with 34 years experience
(805) 543-0855 960 Toro St
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Patents, Estate Planning and IP
Loyola Law School and Cal Poly
San Luis Obispo, CA Patents Attorney with 26 years experience
(805) 548-1800 100 Cross St Ste 203a
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Patents, Business, IP and Real Estate
Univ of San Diego School of Law
Arroyo Grande, CA Patents Lawyer with 27 years experience
(805) 710-0004 210 Phelan Ranch Way
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
Patents and IP
California Western School of Law
Santa Maria, CA Patents Attorney with 47 years experience
(805) 719-1245 PO Box 1189
Santa Maria, CA 93456
Patents and IP
UCLA School of Law
Santa Barbara, CA Patents Lawyer with 28 years experience
(805) 230-1350 1332 Anacapa St
Ste 201
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Patents, IP and Real Estate
Boston Univ School of Law
Santa Barbara, CA Patents Attorney with 49 years experience
(415) 989-8080 PO Box 62109
Santa Barbara, CA
Patents, IP and International
George Washington Univ LS
Karima Gulick
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Irvine, CA Patents Attorney with 4 years experience
(949) 429-0212 2372 Morse Ave
Suite 147
Irvine, CA 92677
Free ConsultationPatents, IP and Trademarks
Western State College of Law at Argosy University
Karima is an intellectual property lawyer and registered patent attorney. Karima litigates and helps clients obtain patents and trademarks in diverse industries. She helps business owners build, strengthen, and protect their brands and ideas. She has experience in all areas of intellectual property law including trademarks, copyrights, patents, trade secrets, domain name disputes, and eBay disputes. Karima brings a unique perspective to intellectual property issues drawing on years of engineering and managerial experience.

Need help protecting or enforcing your ideas? Contact us at 949-429-0212 or email karima@kgulick.com
Marin Cionca
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San Francisco, CA Patents Attorney with 11 years experience
(800) 454-1360 1390 Market Street
Suite 200
San Francisco, CA 94102
Free ConsultationPatents, IP and Trademarks
Concord Law School
Mr. Cionca is a registered patent attorney and founder of CIONCA IP Law P.C. ("CIONCA IP"), an intellectual property law practice based in Irvine, Orange County, California. He has an extensive technical background having graduated from a five-year European engineering program, having practical engineering experience and having taught College Physics. He helps clients with patent application and prosecution matters in various technologies including, engineering, computer, software, mechanical, physics-related and medical device technologies. He also helps startups and businesses acquire and enforce their intellectual property rights in trademarks, trade secrets and other IP. Further, he defends his clients when they are...
Gerald Ray Prettyman
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Pleasanton, CA Patents Lawyer with 12 years experience
(925) 600-7342 5890 Stoneridge Dr Ste 102
Pleasanton, CA 94588
Free ConsultationPatents, Business, IP and Trademarks
Golden Gate University
Gerald R. Prettyman has been preparing and filing patents since 2001, and since 2006 has additionally filed trademarks, copyrights and business filings, and worked to prevent and solve legal problems for his clients . Mr. Prettyman has filed or handles close to 200 patents and applications for his client as well as over 70 trademarks. Mr. Prettyman was previously as an engineer and a business manager, making him uniquely qualified to work with tech companies and start-ups.
Sharon Adams
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Berkeley, CA Patents Attorney with 28 years experience
(510) 649-1331 2140 Shattuck Ave.
Suite 207
Berkeley, CA 94704
Free ConsultationPatents, IP and Trademarks
University of California - Davis
Adams Law Office specializes in providing a full range of intellectual property services to small and medium sized businesses and solo inventors. Services include filing patent applications, responding to U.S. Patent & Trademark Office actions, filing trademark applications, representing clients in proceedings before the U.S. Trademark Trial & Appeal Board, drafting licensing agreements and other contracts.
Steven Anton Nielsen
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Larkspur, CA Patents Attorney with 31 years experience
(415) 272-8210 100 Larkspur Landing Cir
Suite 216
Larkspur, CA 94939
Patents and IP
UC Berkeley School of Law Boalt Hall
U.S. registered patent attorney with many years of experience in obtaining patents and obtaining favorable results in federal court in the field of intellectual properly litigation. Mr. Nielsen is the current chair person of the Intellectual Property Section of the Marin County Bar Association. For potential clients who are unable see Mr. Nielsen in Marin County, web conferences and/or telephone conferences are available. Mr. Nielsen currently serves clients located throughout the world.
Imran Farooq Vakil
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Costa Mesa, CA Patents Lawyer with 11 years experience
(844) 639-4652 245 Fischer Avenue
Suite C3
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Patents, Business, IP and Trademarks
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
For all your trademark and copyright litigation needs, call Imran! (949) 478-6831

Imran F. Vakil is an intellectual property lawyer and business litigator. Having been attorney of record in over four hundred state and federal cases, TTAB actions, arbitrations, and mediations, Imran has expertise in the litigation of trademarks, trade dress, copyrights, trade secrets, patents, unfair competition and commercial disputes. With an excellent record, Imran has successfully generated tens of millions of dollars in verdicts and settlements for his clients. Since 2009, and every year thereafter, Imran has been selected for inclusion in the California Super Lawyers “Rising Stars” list, an...
James Gulseth
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Livermore, CA Patents Attorney with 45 years experience
(925) 463-9600 373 North L Street
Livermore, CA 94551
Free ConsultationPatents, Business, IP and Trademarks
UC Hastings COL
James H. (Jim) Gulseth was born and attended high school in Devils Lake, North Dakota and graduated with an A.B. degree from the University of California at Berkeley. Jim earned his JD degree at the University of California Hastings School of Law in San Francisco and is admitted to practice in the State of California and before the Federal District Court, Northern District of California, and the U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit. He is a member of the Corporations, Business Transactions, Securities and Tax and Intellectual Property Sections of the State Bar of California. Jim’s reported cases include...
Peter Tormey
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Pleasant Hill, CA Patents Lawyer with 14 years experience
(925) 352-9842 101 Gregory Lane
Suite 46
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Patents, Business, IP and Trademarks
John F. Kennedy University
Mr. Tormey has over 20 years of experience in product development, marketing and intellectual property protection. As a company startup veteran, Mr. Tormey brings a unique perspective on the value of intellectual property to a small and growing business. As such, he also speaks to entrepreneurs and business executives on how to protect and leverage IP assets. Mr. Tormey is the author of the "Startup Guide to Intellectual Property." As a patent attorney, Mr. Tormey has drafted over 100 patent applications covering software, electronics, wireless, radio, mobile applications, encryption and automation controls. Besides intellectual property law, ...
Robert Philip Cogan
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San Diego, CA Patents Attorney with 48 years experience
(619) 338-0400 402 W. Broadway Suite 400
San Diego, CA 92101
Free ConsultationPatents, Business, IP and Trademarks
George Washington Univ LS
Extensive experience in patents, high tech business, all software matters, and international transactions. Providing established companies and startups with clear legal advice on which sound business decisions may be based. Extensive in-house experience working with line and executive management to solve operating and strategic problems. Operating management experience. Frequent lecturer before professional groups and CLE classes.
Alan Kendrick
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Laguna Beach, CA Patents Lawyer with 20 years experience
(858) 356-4799 1968 South Coast Hwy, Suite 302
Laguna Beach, CA 92651
Free ConsultationPatents, IP and Trademarks
University of San Francisco School of Law
Mr. Kendrick holds a Juris Doctor degree from the University of San Francisco and has been a California licensed attorney since 1998. His practice focuses on intellectual property matters including patent, trademark, copyright, trade secret and unfair competition. He works in both the United States and Europe as an intellectual property attorney and he has several years of international legal experience. He has several years of experience providing patentability and invalidity research in a wide variety of disciplines including aerospace, mechanical, industrial, energy, medical, materials, food technology and the automotive arts among others.

Mr. Kendrick also holds a Bachelor’s degree in...
Michael Cohen
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Beverly Hills, CA Patents Lawyer with 16 years experience
(310) 288-4500 9025 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 301
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
Patents, Business, IP and Trademarks
Southwestern Law School
Mr. Cohen is the founder and principal of the Cohen IP Law Group, P.C. Mr. Cohen's practice involves intellectual property, business and entertainment law. He is registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office as a patent attorney and is experienced in all phases of IP litigation relating to patent infringement validity and enforceability, trademark infringement, trade secret misappropriation, unfair competition, and interference with contractual relations. Mr. Cohen also specializes in matters involving UDRP proceedings, cybersquatting, and other domain name issues, and has successfully obtained preliminary injunctions against cybersquatters. Mr. Cohen is...
Robert Lockhart Taylor
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Livermore, CA Patents Lawyer with 33 years experience
(925) 463-9600 373 North L Street
Livermore, CA 94551
Free ConsultationPatents, Business, IP and Trademarks
University of California, Berkeley School of Law
Robert L. (Bob) Taylor was born near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and attended high school in Berkeley, California. Bob graduated Phi Beta Kappa and with high honors from the University of California at Berkeley in 1982 with an A.B. degree in Economics. Bob graduated from the Boalt Hall School of Law (UC Berkeley) in 1985, where he was a member of the California Law Review. In 1985, he was admitted to practice in the State of California and before the Federal District Court, Northern District of California, and the U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit. He has since also been admitted...
Jessica Bromall Sparkman
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Los Angeles, CA Patents Attorney with 15 years experience
(310) 712-6838 1900 Avenue of the Stars
7th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90067
Patents, Business, IP and Trademarks
University of Southern California Law School
Rod S. Berman
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Los Angeles, CA Patents Attorney
(310) 201-3517 1900 Avenue of the Stars
7th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90067
Patents, Business, IP and Trademarks
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Narek Zohrabyan
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Glendale, CA Patents Lawyer with 5 years experience
(619) 929-0606 500 North Central Avenue
Suite 200
Glendale, CA 91203
Free ConsultationPatents, IP and Trademarks
California Western School of Law
Narek is the founder and principal IP attorney handling both transactional and litigation matters for the firm. His areas of expertise are in digital image processing, digital signal processing, control systems, and communication system.

Narek has a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering whit a minor in Mathematics. Furthermore, Narek has earned a Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering and was a National Science Foundation GK-12 (NSF-GK12) Fellow. While attending university, Narek obtained the Engineering in Training/Fundamentals of Engineering (EIT/FE) certificate. After engineering school, Narek attended and graduated from California Western School of Law in San...
Albert Justin Lum
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Pasadena, CA Patents Attorney with 26 years experience
(626) 795-8886 225 South Lake Ave., suite 300
Pasadena, CA 91106
Patents, Business, IP and Trademarks
University of California - Davis
A. Justin Lum continues his father’s (Albert C. Lum) legacy in helping new business owners (entrepreneurs, startups) with all their legal matters, from creating a company to finding real estate to registering DBAs, copyrights, trademarks, and patents. As a business attorney, A. Justin Lum can also assist with corporate and transactional matters, litigation, and employment immigration (e.g., EB, H1).

Admitted:
• California State Bar 1993
• United States District Court
• Central District of California United States Court of Appeals
• Ninth Circuit United States Court of Appeals
• Tenth Circuit Registered
• United States Patent Bar, 1997
Ali Shalchi
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Irvine, CA Patents Attorney with 14 years experience
(949) 379-6648 2603 Main St
#200
Irvine, CA 92614
Free ConsultationPatents, Business, IP and Trademarks
University of Iowa College of Law
Ali focuses his practice on intellectual property litigation and transactions, with a focus on patent litigation and drafting. He is registered to practice before the Patent and Trademark Office (PTO). He has litigated large patent cases involving cutting edge technologies including semiconductors, telecommunications, consumer electronics, and medical devices. Mr. Shalchi obtained his B.S. degree in Biomedical Engineering from UCSD in 1998, where he completed several research projects on computer modeling of cardiac mechanics. He also received an M.S. degree in Biomedical Engineering, with a focus on MEMS (MicroElectroMechanicalSystems) & Semiconductor Fabrication, from UCLA in 2002. While at UCLA, he...
David Kleiman
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Woodland Hills, CA Patents Attorney with 20 years experience
(855) 529-1020 21900 Burbank Blvd., Third Floor
Woodland Hills, CA 91367
Free ConsultationPatents, Business, IP and Trademarks
Stetson University College of Law and Franklin Pierce Law Center
Registered U.S. patent attorney David M. Kleiman has been helping entrepreneurs and businesses succeed with intellectual property law since 1998. He has had many years of experience working on big patent litigation for large multi-national corporate clients, defending businesses against wrongful allegations of infringement, and obtaining intellectual property protection for client innovations and creations. Attorney of record or lead counsel in more than a dozen lawsuits. Has worked effectively as part of a team to help clients obtain hundreds of millions of dollars in civil litigation settlements. 1st chair criminal jury trial experience. Substantial experience...
Joseph A. Mandour
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Santa Monica, CA Patents Attorney with 22 years experience
(310) 656-3900 100 Wilshire Boulevard
Suite 940
Santa Monica, CA 90401
Patents, IP and Trademarks
Cumberland School of Law, Samford University
Joseph Mandour is the managing partner of Mandour & Associates, APC. He received his Juris Doctorate in 1995. Since then, he has been providing legal representation to businesses facing intellectual property issues.
Craig E. Bohn Esq.
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San Jose, CA Patents Attorney with 18 years experience
(408) 318-0781 1334 McKendrie St.
San Jose, CA 95126
Free ConsultationPatents and IP
South Texas College of Law
I grew up in a family business, and graduated from West Point, serving 6 years as an Army Airborne Ranger infantry officer. The combination makes me a consummate team player who instinctively leads and trains team members as needed. My legal expertise is honed from practice in both corporations and law firms, both large and small. My diverse background enables me to cross the lines of the business, administrative, technical, and legal sections of a company, and has taught me to develop and lead teams to set and attain goals harmonized to the business strategies, plans and...
Michael Ahmadshahi
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Century City, CA Patents Attorney with 16 years experience
(800) 747-6081 1999 Avenue Of The Stars
#1100
Century City, CA 90067
Free ConsultationPatents, Business, IP and Trademarks
Western State University College of Law
Mr. Ahmadshahi's area of practice is Intellectual Property Laws including Patent Prosecution and Litigation, Trademarks, Copyrights, and Unfair Business Practices. Before starting his firm, Mr. Ahmadshahi was a partner at Law Offices of Kayhan S. Shakib where he practiced intellectual property law as well as general law focusing on litigation in the areas of real estate, business, and personal injury cases.

Prior to the practice of law, Mr. Ahmadshahi was a staff scientist at C.E. Niehoff & Co., a defense contractor which manufactures state-of-the-art generators for military vehicles. Mr. Ahmadshahi also held the position of Research Engineer with the University of...
Joseph Giovanni Chu
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Irvine , CA Patents Lawyer with 12 years experience
(949) 954-5430 19900 MacArthur Boulevard
Suite 1150
Irvine , CA 92612
Patents and IP
The University of Denver Sturm College of Law
I am an associate at Innovation Capital Law Group, where I practice intellectual property law, corporate and securities law. Prior to joining the firm, I worked for Technology Capital Law Group, a law firm specializing in representing technology companies. I specialize in patent, trademark, and copyright prosecution, intellectual property litigation, and licensing transactions. I am admitted to practice in the State of California and United States District Court Central District, Northern District, and Southern District of California. I am also a registered patent attorney with the United States Patent and Trademarks Office. I was a chemical engineer before...
Mark Andrew Goldstein
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Westlake Village, CA Patents Lawyer with 25 years experience
(805) 230-1350 310 N Westlake Blvd, Ste 120
Westlake Village, CA 91362
Patents and IP
Southwestern Law School
Strategic intellectual property counseling including patents, trademarks, IP business transactions, design-around strategies, and pre-litigation counseling.
Steve Payam Hassid
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Santa Monica, CA Patents Attorney with 16 years experience
(310) 400-6291 1115 1/2 Yale St.
Santa Monica, CA 90403
Patents, Business, IP and Trademarks
Hastings College of the Law
For over 13 years, I have helped clients in diverse technology areas achieve success in IP and business litigation, patents, trademarks and licensing. Having been at two leading large law firms (Greenberg Trauig LLP, AMLAW 10 and Sheppard Mullin LLP, AMLAW 100) for 10+ years, I have the experience and skills to provide our client's with the very best in quality and service. I have successfully settled numerous IP and business litigation cases, prosecuted hundreds of patent and trademark applications to issuance/registration and successfully negotiated complicated licensing and pre-litigation matters for small startups to Fortune 500 companies....
Stanley M. Gibson
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Los Angeles, CA Patents Attorney with 25 years experience
(310) 201-3548 1900 Avenue of the Stars
7th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90067
Patents, Business and IP
Duke University School of Law
Bernard R. Gans
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Los Angeles, CA Patents Lawyer with 46 years experience
(310) 201-3574 1900 Avenue of the Stars
7th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90067
Patents, Business, IP and Trademarks
University of California Los Angeles School of Law
Richard Bennett Salles
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Walnut Creek, CA Patents Attorney with 19 years experience
(925) 478-5662 1261 Locust Street
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Free ConsultationPatents, IP and Trademarks
Univ of Oregon School of Law
Richard is a USPTO Registered Patent Attorney who loves helping creative people realize their dreams. Rich received his BA from Princeton University, and then completed his physics coursework at San Francisco State University. Rich received his J.D. with Honors from the University of Oregon School of Law, where he received a Certificate in Intellectual Property for his coursework in patent infringement. Rich has a technical background in electronics, solid state and integrated circuits. Rich has practiced in patent litigation and military law, having served as an Army JAG Corps Captain stateside and overseas. After passing the...
Patrick Jonathan Lavender
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San Diego, CA Patents Attorney with 13 years experience
(858) 348-4410 12820 Via Nieve
San Diego, CA 92130
Patents and IP
University of San Diego School of Law
Mr. Lavender is a licensed California attorney who is registered to practice patent law before the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). He is also a member of the National Association of Patent Practitioners. Prior to founding The Patent Shoppe, Mr. Lavender spent a number of years serving as a patent attorney at various law firms including Gazdzinski & Associates, Morrison & Foerster LLP, and Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves, and Savitch LLP. He has prepared, prosecuted, and secured both domestic and foreign patents for a wide array of clients, including Apple Inc. and Time Warner Cable....
Gregory S. Cordrey
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Irvine, CA Patents Attorney with 22 years experience
(949) 623-7236 3 Park Plaza
#1100
Irvine, CA 92614
Patents, Business and IP
University of Southern California Gould School of Law
Allan Howard Grant
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Glendale, CA Patents Lawyer with 17 years experience
(888) 937-7555 655 N. Central Ave., # 17 Floor
Glendale, CA 921203
Free ConsultationPatents, Business, IP and Trademarks
California Western School of Law
Grant’s Law Firm, is a business oriented law firm composed of experienced attorneys delivering aggressive and innovative services in a cost-effective manner. While we offer the kind of work product, expected from a large law firm, we retain small firm efficiency and focus on personalized service to individuals, businesses and business owners throughout Orange County, Riverside County, and Los Angeles County, California. Our business lawyers craft creative and efficient solutions to various legal problems, no matter how complex the issues may be. In doing so, we seek to build long term relationships with our clients, so that we can contribute to...
Paul Joseph Backofen
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Aliso Viejo, CA Patents Attorney with 22 years experience
(949) 588-6171 6B Liberty
Suite 145
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
Free ConsultationPatents, IP and Trademarks
Southwestern Univ School of Law
I am an intellectual property specialist with 20 years in practice. My primary practice is IP prosecution and client counseling, specifically regarding patents. I have worked with clients to obtain patent protection on ideas ranging from high-technology military electronics, networks, internet business methods, digital and analog electronics, communication systems, IC manufacture and design, medical devices, microturbines, air bearings, animation techniques, and digital cinema to pre-fabricated wall sections for building construction, fishing lures and musical instruments. My broad technical experience coupled with my business experience provides clients a valuable perspective for identifying, capturing, protecting and exploiting their intellectual...
Steven Anmar Elia
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San Diego, CA Patents Lawyer with 17 years experience
(619) 444-2244 2221 Camino Del Rio S Ste 207
San Diego, CA 92108
Patents, Business, Personal Injury and Trademarks
California Western School of Law
For more than a decade, our team of personal injury, civil litigation, and business attorneys has been recognized for the positive results we achieve in helping people resolve their injury claims, navigate corporate legal transactions, and prosecute or defend their cases in court. Our unique collaborative approach to legal services means you benefit from the perspectives and experience of multiple attorneys assigned to your case – as well as the assistance of paralegals and investigators – all covered by fees that are about half of what larger downtown firms charge. Voted one of San Diego's "Top Attorneys" by "The...
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