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Michael W. Carwin


Mr. Carwin is an associate attorney specializing in intellectual property prosecution and litigation. He is a registered patent attorney and represents clients in diverse technical fields, ranging from biotechnology, complex mechanical devices, and computer software and hardware. Mr. Carwin’s practice primarily encompasses intellectual property litigation in state and federal courts, as well as IP proceedings before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) and the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB).

In addition to intellectual property litigation, Mr. Carwin¬†is experienced in drafting patent freedom-to-operate, non-infringement, and invalidity opinions. Mr. Carwin’s practice also encompasses patent prosecution, trademark prosecution, copyrights, trade secrets, and other commercial litigation.

Mr. Carwin graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with a B.A. in Molecular and Cell Biology.  While at Berkeley, Michael served as the Director of Health Services for the Associated Students of the University of California, Office of the President. He received his Juris Doctor from Southwestern Law School, where he was an octa-final oralist in the 2013 Intramural Moot Court Competition and an international law research assistant.