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Michael Thomas Rosato

Intellectual property Attorney at Seattle, WA

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  • Licensed for 21 years
    State WA
    Acquired 2003
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Mr. Rosato's practice includes mechanical and medical device patent preparation and procurement. His experience includes intellectual property protection and counseling for early and later stage companies in the biomedical sciences often including a combination of mechanical technologies, electronics and software systems, and medical science or biotechnology. Mr. Rosato also provides interference and reexamination practice, strategic counseling, patentability, non-infringement and validity advice, as well as due diligence analysis in connection with financing or acquisition.

Location

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
701 Fifth Ave, Suite 5100
Seattle, WA, 98104-7036

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AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
  • 2012 - Present
  • Partner
  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton
  • 2011 - 2012
  • Partner
  • Townsend & Townsend & Crew
  • 2005 - 2010
  • Attorney
  • DLA Piper US LLP
  • 2004 - 2005
  • Attorney
  • Gray Cary Ware & Freidenrich
  • 2003 - 2004
  • Micronics, Inc.
  • 2002 - 2002
  • Law Clerk - Gray Cary Ware & Freidenrich
  • 2001 - 2001
  • Attorney General of Washington - Law Clerk
  • 2000 - 2000
  • GlobalTox, Inc.
  • 1998 - 1999
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Education

  • University of Washington School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2002
  • University of Washington -Seattle
  • MS - Master of Science
  • 1999
  • Rutgers University
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 1996

Associations

  • Washington State Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2003 - Present
  • King County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2003 - Present
  • American Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2003 - Present
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association
  • Member
  • 2003 - Present
  • Washington State Patent Law Association
  • Member
  • 2003 - Present
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Rising Star
  • Washington Law & Politics Magazine
  • 2011
  • Rising Star
  • Washington Law & Politics Magazine
  • 2010
  • Rising Star
  • Washington Law & Politics Magazine
  • 2008
  • Rising Star
  • Washington Law & Politics Magazine
  • 2007
  • NIH Fellowship
  • National Institute of Health
  • 1997
  • George H. Cook Scholar
  • Rutgers University
  • 1996
  • National Dean's List
  • Rutgers University
  • 1996
  • Varsity Crew
  • Rutgers University
  • 1994
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Publications

  • Journal of Immunological Methods
  • Simultaneous Analysis of Surface Marker Expression and Cell Cycle Progression in Human Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells
  • 2001
  • Current Protocols in Cytometry‚ Unit 7.14
  • Analysis of Cell Proliferation and Cell Survival by Continuous BrdU Labeling and Multivariate Flow Cytometry
  • 2000
  • Calcif Tissue Int.
  • Bone Turnover and Insulin-like Growth Factor I Levels Increase After Improved Glycemic Control in Noninsulin-dependant Diabetes Mellitus
  • 1999

Speaking Engagements

  • 7th Annual IP Counsel Forum, San Jose, CA
  • Cost-Effective Patent Protection
  • 2011
  • Life Sciences Start-Up Seminar
  • Early Stage Patent Protection
  • 2010
  • Federal Circuit Club
  • Developments in Patent Interference Law - Univ. of CA v. Univ. of Iowa Research Foundation
  • 2006
  • University of Washington Dept. of Bioengineering
  • Technology Protection and Commercialization
  • 2003
  • Instructor of Law School Class
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • 2002
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Attorney endorsements

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Life sciences and biotechnology Attorney | May 16
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Mike Rosato is an experienced and highly respected attorney. It is without hesitation that I endorse his work."
Patent application Attorney | Jun 16
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Mike is a dedicated and effective IP lawyer."
Patent application Attorney | Jun 13
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Any time my clients have intellectual property questions or issues, I turn to Mike Rosato for accurate, cogent counsel. I firmly recommend him to any attorney or client with patent or other IP concerns."
Patent application Attorney | Jun 11
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Mike is an excellent patent attorney. I've had the pleasure of working with Mike on numerous client matters."
Intellectual property Attorney | Jun 11
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Mike is a very skilled and dedicated attorney."
Life sciences and biotechnology Attorney | Jun 10
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Mike is an exceptional patent attorney who efficiently, thoughtfully handles complex issues."
Patent application Attorney | Jun 10
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Mike is as sharp as they come. He not only knows his science, he has good business sense. For patent matters -- particularly in the area of medical devices -- I refer to Mike."
Life sciences and biotechnology Attorney | Jun 10
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Mike Rosato is a top notch attorney. I have worked with him on a number of matters and he is a patent prosecution all-star."
Patent application Attorney | Jun 04
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Michael is not only one of Seattle's best patent attorneys in terms of technical skills and knowledge, but also business savvy and practicality of advice."
Patent application Attorney | Jun 04
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Mike is a fantastic patent attorney and person. He is particularly skilled with medical device prosecution and is my go-to resource outside of my firm for patent related matters. I highly recommend him."
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Seattle Intellectual property Lawyer Michael Thomas Rosato
Michael Thomas Rosato
Intellectual property Attorney
Seattle, WA
Licensed for 21 years