John M. Wechkin - Perkins Coie LLP

John M. Wechkin

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2012
Phone: 206-359-3257

John Wechkin focuses his practice on strategic patent preparation, prosecution
and associated counseling over a wide range of technologies, with concentrations
in semiconductor and LED processing, cleantech, aerospace, medical devices and
other mechanical technologies.  John counsels clients on domestic and
international patent portfolio planning, portfolio analysis, and patent
evaluations, including patent infringement and validity analyses.  His practice
also includes litigation support, licensing support and patent reexaminations. 
John's graduate work at Stanford University focused on fluid mechanics, fluid
dynamics, heat transfer and thermodynamics.

Cornell UniversityBS Stanford UniversityMS University of Washington School of LawJ.D.
Washington State Bar Association Washington State Patent Lawyers Association American Intellectual Property Law Association

Case History

Other Admissions
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Client Comments

"John has provided a courteous, informed, and timely service. He has been instrumental in guiding our IP efforts. "

-Rory Pynenburg
Micro Power Electronics

Office Location

1201 Third Avenue, Suite 4900
Seattle, WA 98101-3099
United States

Practice Areas

Copyright Law
Litigation - Intellectual Property
Patent Law