Region: U.S. | International
Lawyer Image

Stephen C. Bishop

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2013

Perkins Coie LLP

Stephen Bishop focuses his practice on the preparation and prosecution of electrical, software and business method patent applications and the strategic analysis of patent portfolios. He counsels clients on ways to avoid patent infringement, as well as how to respond to allegations that they are infringing a patent. Steve also assists clients in developing corporate intellectual property programs that capture and protect the most valuable assets of the client.

While at Inc., Stephen led the group responsible for the creation and management of the worldwide patent, trademark and domain portfolio of the company. His practice included pre-litigation dispute resolution and acquisition due diligence in all areas of intellectual property.

Case History

  • Other Court Admissions
    • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office



  • Listed in Intellectual Asset Management Patent 1000, 2013
  • Listed in Washington Law & Politics, "Washington Super Lawyer," 2004 - 2013
  • Listed in Washington Law & Politics, “Rising Stars of Washington Law,” 2004

Write a client comment


1201 Third Avenue, Suite 4900
Seattle, WA 98101-3099
Phone: 206-359-3129
Firm Phone: 206-359-8000

Practice Areas

  • Patent Law


  • University of Washington School of Law (J.D.)
  • University of Wisconsin (BS)

Bar Admissions

  • Washington State Bar Association