Michelle M. Umberger - Perkins Coie LLP

Michelle M. Umberger

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2013

Michelle Umberger is a partner in the Patent Litigation and Intellectual
Property Litigation practices.  A registered patent attorney, she has focused
her practice exclusively on intellectual property litigation for more than a
decade. Michelle manages complex, high-stakes cases involving a wide range of
technologies, including patents relating to microprocessors, medical devices,
antibody libraries, genetically-engineered plants and mechanical devices.  She
represents both established international companies and startups in patent
infringement, false patent marking, trademark, trade dress and unfair
competition litigation.  Michelle is also trusted to represent university
technology transfer offices in their most significant patent infringement cases.

University of WisconsinBS University of Wisconsin Law SchoolJ.D.
American Bar AssociationSeventh Circuit Bar Association Federal Circuit Bar Association Wisconsin Bar Association American Intellectual Property Lawyers Association

Case History

Other Court Admissions
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin Wisconsin State Court
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Office Location

One East Main Street, Suite 201
Madison, WI 53703-5118
United States


Lawyer of the Year Awards

2015 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Patent of the Madison Metro Area
Michelle M. Umberger has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2015!

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation
Litigation - Intellectual Property
Litigation - Patent