Patrick Njeim focuses his practice on patent preparation and prosecution, due diligence matters, infringement and validity opinions, portfolio analysis, patent litigation, and post-grant proceedings. He represents clients in a wide range of technology areas, including computer software and hardware, virtualization and cloud computing, networking, wireless communications, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, medical devices, and various related technologies.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Njeim worked as an associate in the Seattle office of a national law firm. Previously, he worked for Boeing Commercial Airplanes for six years where he developed broad experience in systems engineering. Mr. Njeim’s responsibilities included the development of onboard and off-board airplane communications networks. In his most recent position with Boeing as Customer Engineer, Mr. Njeim managed airline accounts in Europe and Africa where he was responsible for negotiating, configuring, designing, and documenting airplane features, technologies, and systems specific to each airline.

Mr. Njeim was recognized as a 2017 Washington “Rising Star” for Intellectual Property Litigation by Super Lawyers magazine.

Mr. Njeim is fluent in Arabic and French.


  • Seattle University School of Law, J.D. (2011)
    cum laude
  • Washington State University, M.S., Electrical Engineering (2005)
  • Washington State University, B.S., Electrical Engineering (2003)
    summa cum laude

Bar Admissions

  • Washington (2012)


  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington

Who We Are

What fully engaged means to me:

Understanding the client needs and requirements and helping the client to stay a step ahead.

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Patrick M. Njeim

Experience Highlights

Inter partes reviews for leading networking technology company
Representing one of the largest global companies in its efforts to challenge patents through inter partes review proceedings. more