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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 2019, Seed IP is nationally ranked in six practice areas and regionally ranked in seven practice areas.

The Best Lawyers in America© | Seed IP has fifteen 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 2019, Seed IP is nationally ranked in six practice areas and regionally ranked in seven practice areas.

The Best Lawyers in America© | Seed IP has fifteen 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 2019. Three Seed IP partners listed as “Recommend Individuals” in 2019.

Managing Intellectual Property’s IP Stars | Seed IP ranked as a “Highly Recommended Firm” for intellectual property matters, in 2019.

Managing Intellectual Property’s IP Stars | Seed IP has six attorneys listed as ”IP Stars” for patent and trademark matters in 2019.

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 2019) | Russell C. Pangborn recognized in 2017-2019.

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.

Honors & Awards News

“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...

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...

Seed IP Named Highly Recommended Law Firm By ‘IP Stars’ for 2019

Seed IP Law Group LLP has been designated as a “Highly Recommended Law Firm” for intellectual property matters in Washington State for 2019, in the latest edition of Managing Intellectual Property IP STARS, the leading specialist guide to IP law firms...

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