Who We Are
25 years as highly successful IP trial attorney and counselor. 19 year equity partner, most recently with Morgan Lewis. Stanford University and Northwestern University School of Law.
Jessie Ho - Associate Attorney
2008 graduate of Santa Clara University Law School and Articles Editor of the Santa Clara Computer and High Technology Law Journal. B.S. Bioengineering, University of California at San Diego.
To provide our clients with additional patent litigation expertise and specialized expertise in patents and technology transactions, we have associated with the following outside lawyers, allowing us to cost-effectively scale using skilled IP attorneys committed to a value-based billing approach.
EcoTech Law Group: Ben Bedi
15 years as IP trial attorney in the areas of integrated circuit fabrication and testing, computer hardware and software, networking infrastructure and the Internet. Founder of EcoTech Law Group, former partner at Oppenheimer Wolff & Donnelly, Dechert, and K&L Gates. University of California, Davis, Texas A&M University and Chicago Kent College of Law.
Heptig Law Group: Pat Heptig
14 years as IP trial attorney and patent agent, preceded by 11 years as a EE computer chip designer. Founder of Heptig Law Group, former equity partner at Morgan Lewis. Texas A&M University and Columbia University School of Law.
Gard & Kaslow LLP: Randy Gard
20 years prosecuting high impact patents. Founder of Gard & Kaslow, former equity partner at Howrey & Simon and in-house counsel for Apple. Oxford University and Santa Clara School of Law.
Gard & Kaslow LLP: Ken Kaslow
20 years prosecuting electrical patents. Founder of Gard & Kaslow, former senior partner at Fenwick & West and manager of IP for Intel and Cadence Design Systems. MIT and Stanford University School of Law.
Joel Riff, Attorney at Law
20 years experience completing high value technology transactions. Formerly head of Licensing & Online Commerce Group at Fenwick & West. University of Michigan and the University of Chicago School of Law.