Patterson + Sheridan Welcomes James Bender
Intellectual property boutique law firm Patterson + Sheridan LLP has added James Bender as an associate in the Greensboro, North Carolina office of the firm. Patterson + Sheridan has five offices across the U.S., in Houston; Dallas; Palo Alto; Greensboro, North Carolina; Shrewsbury, New Jersey; and an international office in Yokohama, Japan.
Bender’s practice will focus on supporting the firm’s clients in the software and electronics fields, leveraging his industry experience to focus on the development of patent portfolios. He earned his B.S. in electrical engineering and computer sciences at the University of California, Berkeley and his J.D. at Columbia Law School. Prior to joining Patterson + Sheridan, Bender was with Latham & Watkins LLP in Washington, DC.
Patterson + Sheridan LLP is an intellectual property law firm with 72 attorneys located in offices in Houston; Dallas; Palo Alto;Greensboro, North Carolina; Shrewsbury, New Jersey; and Yokohama, Japan. The firm celebrated its 20th anniversary in 2016.
Patterson + Sheridan offers a broad range of intellectual property services, including preparing and prosecuting patents, representing clients in litigation, dispute resolution, and post-grant proceedings and actions, and providing counseling and strategic insight to clients in a wide variety of industries. The firm has assisted companies in energy, biotechnology and pharmaceuticals, clean technologies, communications technologies, complex software, consumer products, electronics and semiconductor technologies, financial technology and business methods, industrial products, internet-related technologies, medical devices and procedures, nanotechnology and optics.