Ned Israelsen - Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP

Ned Israelsen

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2009
Phone: 858-707-4000

Ned A. Israelsen is the managing partner in our San Diego office. His major areas of practice include advising startup companies and established businesses in the biotechnology, pharmaceutical, and medical areas, including worldwide patent protection strategies; avoidance of third party intellectual property; portfolio building; due diligence; intellectual property opinions; and licensing. His clients include venture-financed startup companies; newly-public companies; major biopharmaceutical companies; not-for-profit institutions and educational institutions; and governmental research organizations. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Israelsen served as a law clerk and technical advisor to the Honorable Jack R. Miller of the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, which has jurisdiction over all patent appeals in the U.S. Mr. Israelsen joined the firm in 1983 and became a partner in 1985.

Utah State UniversityBS 1978George Washington University Law SchoolJ.D. 1981

Office Location

12790 El Camino Real
San Diego, CA 92130
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2013 Lawyer of the Year in Patent Law of the San Diego Metro Area
Ned Israelsen has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2013!

Practice Areas

Patent Law