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Seed IP is the leading intellectual property firm in the Pacific Northwest, with national and international reach. Please see the list below for just some of the various accolades and honors recently bestowed upon the firm and its attorneys.

Recent Honors & Awards

Diversity Snapshot 2019 – Law360 (A LexisNexis® Company) | In 2019, and based on U.S. firms with 50-149 attorneys, Seed IP is ranked at #3 on The Best Law Firms For Minority Attorneys, and also at #3 on The Best Law Firms for Minority Equity Partners.

U.S. News & World Report® / Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” | In 2020, Seed IP is nationally ranked in four practice areas and regionally ranked in five practice areas.

The Best Lawyers in America© | Seed IP has sixteen attorneys listed in the 2020 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession.

Full List of Honors & Awards

Diversity Snapshot 2019 – Law360 (A LexisNexis® Company) | In 2019, and based on U.S. firms with 50-149 attorneys, Seed IP is ranked at #3 on The Best Law Firms For Minority Attorneys, and also at #3 on The Best Law Firms for Minority Equity Partners.

U.S. News & World Report® / Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” | In 2020, Seed IP is nationally ranked in four practice areas and regionally ranked in five practice areas.

The Best Lawyers in America© | Seed IP has sixteen attorneys listed in the 2020 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession.

World Trademark Review 1000 – The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals | Seed IP listed as “Recommended Firm” in 2020. Three Seed IP partners listed as “Recommend Individuals” in 2020.

Managing Intellectual Property’s IP Stars | In 2019, Seed IP ranked as a “Highly Recommended Firm” for intellectual property matters, and has six attorneys listed as ”IP Stars” for patent and trademark matters.

Thomson Reuters’ Washington Super Lawyers | In 2019, Seed IP has eight attorneys selected as Super Lawyers and four attorneys selected as Rising Stars.

Chambers USA | Seed IP received a firm ranking, along with having two of its partners listed as “Notable Practitioners,” in the 2019 edition.

IAM Patent 1000–The World’s Leading Patent Professionals 2019 | Seed IP has nine “Recommended” or “Highly Recommended” partners on “The World’s Leading Patent Professionals 2019” list, and is ranked in the “Gold Band” for Firms: Prosecution, as well as “Highly Recommended” for Firms: Transactions, in 2019.

IAM Strategy 300: The World’s Leading IP Strategists | Brooke W. Quist recognized in the 2019 edition. The guide identifies the individuals who are leading the way in the development and implementation of strategies that maximize the value of IP portfolios.

Legal Leaders™ (ALM) / Martindale-Hubbell® Top Rated AV Preeminent™ Intellectual Property Lawyers of 2019 | Seed IP has six AV-rated attorneys, as of 2019.

World Intellectual Property Review (WIPR Leaders 2020) | Russell C. Pangborn recognized in years 2017-2020.

Client Choice Awards (Lexology + International Law Office) | Russell C. Pangborn honored in 2018; Qing “Becky” Lin, Ph.D., in 2017; and E. Russell Tarleton in 2015.

Top Patent Firms 2019 (Harrity & Harrity, LLP) | Seed IP is ranked at #35 nationally for top patent law firms, based on the total number of U.S. utility patents that issued during 2019.

Honors & Awards News

Seed IP named as one of Top Patent Law Firms of 2019

Seed IP Law Group LLP was recently named one of the Top Patent Law Firms of 2019 in a list compiled by the Harrity Analytics Team (Harrity & Harrity, LLP). Firms (with at least 50 utility patents) are ranked based on the total number of U.S. utility patents issued...

“The Best Law Firms for Minority Equity Partners” lists Seed IP Law Group at #3 on 2019 survey

Law360 (A LexisNexis® Company) has released the results of its fifth annual 2019 Diversity Snapshot and Seed IP Law Group LLP is ranked at #3 on The Best Law Firms for Minority Equity Partners, based on U.S. firms with 50-149 attorneys. “Seed IP Law Group is committed...

Seed IP Law Group ranks #3 on “The Best Law Firms For Minority Attorneys” 2019 survey

Law360 (A LexisNexis® Company) has released the results of its fifth annual 2019 Diversity Snapshot and Seed IP Law Group LLP is ranked at #3 on The Best Law Firms For Minority Attorneys, based on U.S. firms with 50-149 attorneys. “Seed IP Law Group is committed to...

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