Anderson, Maria

Knobbe Martens | Partner

Ms. Anderson joined the firm as a partner in the Seattle office in January 2008. Ms. Anderson has extensive experience in comprehensive, strategic client counseling in all aspects of intellectual property. She has been very active in the prosecution of patent applications in the computer science and ecommerce fields since 1993. 

Ms. Anderson has extensive experience in developing patent and trademark portfolios and developing patent and trademark assets.  Ms. Anderson also provides patent and trademark clearance analysis and advice for a wide variety of products and services.  She also counsels clients on patentability and infringement matters and develops comprehensive intellectual property programs for pre-litigation, licensing and enforcement purposes.


  • University of Texas - Austin (J.D. 1993)
  • University of Washington (B.S. Mathematics 1990), with Honors and Distinction, with Computer Science Concentration

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