1420 Fifth Avenue
Seattle, WA 98101-2347
Christensen O'Connor Johnson Kindness PLLC is a law
firm emphasizing intellectual property law. Our practice encompasses all legal
services related to patent, trademark, copyright, trade secret, unfair
competition, and litigation. From our Pacific Northwest headquarters in Seattle,
we provide legal expertise to domestic and foreign clients in all major areas of
technology and business.
Our clients include leading businesses in the fields of aerospace, medical
equipment, electronics, chemistry and biotechnology, optics, computer software
and hardware, telecommunications, food manufacturing and distribution,
agriculture, sporting goods and recreation, clothing manufacturing and
distribution, restaurant and hotel services, marine industries, finance and
transportation. We also serve a broad range of technologies generated by
universities and nonprofit research organizations, as well as individual
inventors, musicians, artists and authors.
We recognize that effective legal protection for intellectual property rests on
detailed knowledge and understanding of the essence of scientific or artistic
innovation. To ensure this comprehension, our attorneys have graduate or
undergraduate training in engineering or the sciences, with aerospace
engineering, chemistry, biochemistry, chemical engineering, computer science,
biology, physics, mechanical and electrical engineering among the fields
We have been the leading intellectual property law firm in the Pacific Northwest
for over 70 years. As such, the size of our professional staff and the areas of
technology we represent have grown and changed to meet the needs of our clients.
We also have developed substantial business and litigation experience in the
nontechnical areas of intellectual property law, such as trademark law.
In addition to our strong technical and legal foundation, Christensen O'Connor
Johnson Kindness PLLC has extensive in-house computer resources that allow us to
conduct preliminary patent and trademark searches quickly and cost effectively.
Our computer resources permit us to accurately track and maintain our clients'
intellectual property portfolios. We have years of experience in working with
other leading intellectual property law firms in the United States and in all
industrialized foreign countries. This worldwide network assures our clients the
best protection of their intellectual property around the world. Our attorneys
and staff are in daily contact with the Patent and Trademark Office in
Washington, D.C., and with people who specialize in intellectual property
matters in North and South America, Europe, Australia, the Far East, and the
Christensen O'Connor Johnson Kindness PLLC