We are an intellectual property law firm in Seattle, Washington, with a strong emphasis and background in preparing patent applications in scientifically and technically demanding fields. Our fundamental goal is to provide highest quality legal services at reasonable cost, and to engender enjoyable, interesting, client-driven, and long-term relationships. We feel that the patent process is interesting, and can actually be fun for both patent attorneys and for clients.

We guide your business through the critical
intersection of government & technology.

We seek to provide honest legal services, and to charge reasonable fees, billing fairly only for tangible work product, including filed patent applications, filed office-action responses, filed appeal briefs, and opinion letters. We are happy to bill on a fixed-fee basis for projects in order to provide predictability, especially in complex scientific and technical projects that we love to undertake.


Olympic Patent Works provides comprehensive legal guidance in all areas of Intellectual Property, including: Patents, Trademarks, Copyrights, Trade Secrets and Unfair Competition, Confidential Information, Due Diligence, Intellectual Property License, and releated litigation.

Interdisciplinary & Emerging Fields

Bioinformatics, Computational biology, Fluorescence microscopy, Memristors, Metamaterials, Microarrays, Micro-opto-electromechanical systems, Molecular electronics, Nanophotonics-based technologies, Nanotechnology, Opto-electronic technologies, Quantum information and quantum computing, Secure and fault tolerant systems, Seismic analysis, Sub-diffraction-limit microscopy, Structural biology


Compilers, Database technologies, Internet-related applications, Mathematical applications, Networking, Operating systems, Scientific applications, Virtual machines

Life Sciences

Biochemistry, Medical diagnostics, Molecular biology, Pharmacology

Computer Hardware & Electronics

Communications hardware, Computer system architecture, Controllers, Disk arrays, Fault-tolerant circuitry, Integrated circuits, Optical interconnects, modulators, and detectors, Processor architecture, Sensors

Materials Science

Conducting polymers, Linear and non-linear optical materials, Metal-organic frameworks, Metamaterials, Phase-change materials, Semiconductor materials

Physics & Chemistry

Optics, Electromagnetism, Quantum Mechanics, Mechanics, Inorganic Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Spectroscopy