Attorney Profiles

Marie E. Sobieski


Associate — San Jose


Marie Sobieski is a Senior Associate in the Firm's Silicon Valley office, where she is a member of the Business and Transactions Group. She has experience in a wide range of corporate and technology transactions supporting commercial ventures throughout the corporate life cycle. Ms. Sobieski also regularly counsels domestic and international clients on intellectual property and privacy matters, including foreign and domestic patent and trademark registration.

Ms. Sobieski is licensed in the state of California and the District of Columbia, and is a USPTO-registered patent attorney. She joined the firm in 2014. She graduated with Honors from Scripps College in 2007 with an undergraduate degree in English and a focus in Chemistry. She completed her formal legal education at Santa Clara University in 2011, and passed the California bar the same year. During law school she was a member of the Santa Clara Computer and High Technology Law Journal, serving as Production Editor, as well as Vice-President of Operations for the Student Intellectual Property Law Association and Vice-President of the Biotechnology Law Group. Ms. Sobieski served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Franklin E. Bondonno on the California Superior Court of Santa Clara County, and also worked for the Katharine and George Alexander Community Law Center serving low-income clients.

Ms. Sobieski is a member of various local and international organizations, including the American Bar Association (Intellectual Property Law section) and the Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity.