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Karl R. Hermanns

Karl R. Hermanns

Practice areas:

Patent Application, Patent Infringement, Licensing

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1988

  1. Licensing: 30%
  2. Patent Infringement: 30%
  3. Patent Application: 30%

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Contact Info

Seed Intellectual Property Law Group PLLC

701 Fifth Avenue Suite 5400
Seattle, WA, 98104



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Avvo Contributions
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Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Lawyer of the Year - Seattle - Patent LitigationBest Lawyers in America2013
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2012
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2012
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2011
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2011
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2010
Best LawyersBest Lawyers in America2010
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2009
Best LawersBest Lawyers in America2009
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2008
Best LawyersBest Lawyers in America2008
Avvo Top Licensing LawyerWashington CEO Magazine2008
Super LawyerN/A2007
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Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Adjunct ProfessorUniversity of Washington Dept of Chemistry2000 - Present
Adjunct ProfessorUniversity of Washington Law School1998 - Present

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Washington State Patent Law AssociationMember1988 - Present
American Intellectual Property Law AssociationMember1988 - Present

Publication NameTitleDate
AUTM TTP Manual, 3rd Edition, Volume One Patent Application Process Outside the U.S.2006

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Colorado School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1988
University of WashingtonChemistryBS - Bachelor of ScienceN/A
University of WashingtonChemistryMS - Master of ScienceN/A

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Patent and IP Practice Summer InstituteChemical Patent Practice2011
Patent and IP Practice Summer InstituteChemical Patent Practice2010
Patent and IP Practice Summer InstituteChemical Patent Practice2009
6th Annual BioPartnering MeetingMaking a Great Deal: Ingredients for Success2008
Patent and IP Practice Summer InstituteChemical Patent Practice2006
Patent and IP Practice Summer InstituteChemical Patent Practice2005
Intellectual Property InstitutePatent Prosecution Update2005
Patent and IP Practice Summer InstituteChemical Patent Practice2004
Intellectual Propert InstituteRecent Trends at the PTO2004
Patent and IP Practice Summer InstitutedChemical Patent Practice2003