Matthew Bottomly works out of West Coast IP's Orange County office, where he primarily focuses his practice on U.S. patent prosecution and litigation matters.
Prior to joining West Coast IP, Matthew managed patent and intellectual property matters while working at a top-ranked national law firm and before that, working in-house for a number of consumer electronics and entertainment companies. He has worked with a variety of technologies, including satellite systems, consumer electronics, telecommunications, semiconductors, RFID, fantasy sports, video games, streaming video, unmanned vehicles, and augmented/virtual/mixed reality.
Matthew also worked as a patent examiner at the United States Patent and Trademark Office, where he examined patent applications in the field of nanotechnology semiconductors.
Outside of the office, Matt loves to play and watch hockey, cook, and enjoys most generally nerdy activities.
|Associate||Manatt Phelps & Phillips||2015 - Present|
|Patent Specialist||Mophie, LLC||2012 - 2014|
|Patent Specialist (Contract)||Western Digital||2011 - 2011|
|Patent Specialist (Contract)||Disney||2010 - 2011|
|Patent Agent (Solo Practice)||West Coast IP||2010 - 2015|
|Patent Examiner (Nanotech Semiconductors)||United States Patent and Trademark Office||2008 - 2009|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Los Angeles Intellectual Property Law Association||Member||2016 - Present|
|American Bar Association||Member||2016 - Present|
|Orange County Intellectual Property Law Association||Member||2016 - Present|
|State Bar of California||Member||2016 - Present|
|United States Patent and Trademark Office||Patent Attorney||2010 - Present|
|American Bar Association||Vice-Chair, Air & Space Law Committee, Young Lawyers Division||2016 - 2017|
|Orange County Intellectual Property Law Association||Co-chair, Professional Programs Committee||2016 - 2017|
|Association of Corporate Counsel||Looking Through an IP Lens at Blockchain and Cryptocurrency||2017|
|Intellectual Property Magazine||Blockchain Biting Point||2017|
|George Mason Univ SOL||JD - Juris Doctor||2009|
|Univ of California at Los Angeles||BS - Bachelor of Science||2004|
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