Hayley J. Talbert



Hayley devotes her time to strategic intellectual property counseling in the electrical, software, and mechanical arts, focusing on efficient and effective patent prosecution. She received a B.S. (cum laude) in Electrical Engineering from the University of Florida (2004) and a J.D. from Willamette University College of Law (2008).


Willamette University College of Law
J.D. 2008

University of Florida
Electrical Engineering
B.S. (cum laude) 2004


Hayley focuses her practice on intellectual property matters including U.S. and foreign patent prosecution, licensing, validity and infringement studies, and opinions - with a focus on electronics, electro-mechanical devices, and semiconductor manufacturing and operation. In addition, her practice also includes the registration and enforcement of trademarks. Hayley has been with Seed IP for nearly a decade - beginning as a law clerk in 2007, then associate, and now as partner of the firm.


  • Seminar - “The Women Diversity & Change Summit” | Hayley co-hosted “Self-Advocacy and Promotion” roundtable.
    Bell Harbor International Conference Center (Seattle) - November 14, 2019. Read more about this seminar.


Hayley is admitted to the Washington State Bar and is registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. She is a member of the American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA).

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