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Our Valued Clients

At Seed IP, we value the relationships we've built with every one of our clients over the past 60+ years. We are proud of the work we have done for them and grateful for the opportunities and successes we've had along the way. We look forward to working with you and your team in the future.

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Seed IP Law Group

Our Approach

We believe an integrated strategy for protecting intellectual assets is critical to establishing strong and valuable intellectual property portfolios. We employ a team approach, in which attorneys with complementary experience and skills work together to provide the most comprehensive and cost-effective legal services possible. We leverage our legal and technical expertise to develop programs designed to address each client’s particular business needs and objectives. In developing a customized program, we work with a company’s management team to identify core concepts, we evaluate the novelty of the intellectual property at issue, and we work with inventors to clearly understand the invention.

Secure Communication & Workflow

Timely, precise, and secure communication is critically important in today’s modern business environment and is absolutely essential in providing patent, trademark, and copyright protection for our clients.

Our Support Team

Seed Intellectual Property Law Group includes an experienced and knowledgeable support staff who assist our attorneys and clients with comprehensive, efficient, and cost-effective legal services.

Our support team includes:
  • A team of legal assistants with extensive experience in U.S. patent prosecution

  • Paralegals dedicated to international patent filings

  • Paralegals supporting trademark research and filings

  • Paralegals and other staff supporting litigation

  • Dedicated docketing department to track all forms of legal due dates

  • A team of draftsmen that prepare all types of design and utility patent application drawings and figures

  • Full-service accounting department

  • Word processors proficient in many different software applications

  • Full-service information technology team, including support for secure web-based access to electronic documents


Our technology infrastructure provides our attorneys with the necessary tools needed to provide the highest level of legal service 24 hours a day.


Our secure extranet gives our clients access to key documents allowing them to collaboratively manage their intellectual property portfolios. We also provide a help desk to assist our clients with using the system.


Our clients are on the leading edge of science and technology. We’ve designed our client service systems to respond to and support their needs.


Our firm, Seed Intellectual Property Law Group LLP, was founded in 1962 by entrepreneurs Richard W. Seed and Benjamin F. Berry and is a leading intellectual property law firm in the Pacific Northwest with over 50 patent attorneys, trademark attorneys, and patent agents, and a support staff of over 120 employees. Seed IP has a wide variety of clients that range from individuals and start-up companies in emerging technologies to established multinational corporations, with IP needs ranging from trademark clearance to protecting complex chemical, biotechnology, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, and software patents.

est. 1962

Seed & Berry

est. 1967

Seed, Berry
& dowrey

est. 1971

Seed, Berry, dowrey & Cross

est. 1974

Seed, Berry, vernon & baynham

est. 1985

Seed & Berry LLP

est. 2000

Seed Intellectual Property LAw group Pllc

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