Firm History

 
 

Values and Vision

The firm prides itself in maintaining the values and vision of the founding partners. The four original partners wanted to build on a foundation of fairness and trust, developing a team of attorneys and staff who shared a common long-term vision. Maintaining personal relationships with clients has also been an important component of the culture.

1975

Los Angeles

1984

Sunnyvale

1989

Orange County

1995

Portland

1999

Denver

Seattle

Excellence and Training

The firm from its founding has emphasized a culture of excellence. The firm has an open and interactive work environment that builds upon the expertise of experienced attorneys. From its early days the firm has offered intensive training programs for summer interns, associates, new law school graduates and client trainees.

Alumni and Network

Given the growth of both the firm and the tech economy, the firm has had a large impact on the IP field.

There is a large network of BSTZ alumni. Those who have worked for the firm have contributed to our culture, including departed colleagues.

The culture has led the firm to be consistently ranked as one of the top intellectual property law firms nationwide.

Let’s discuss your IP needs

Denver
(303) 740.1980

Los Angeles
(310) 207.3800

Orange County
(714) 557.3800

Portland
(503) 439.8778

Seattle
(206) 292.8600

Silicon Valley
(408) 720.8300