Kent M. Walker

Kent M. Walker: Attorney with Lewis Kohn & Walker LLP AV stamp icon
  • Partner at Lewis Kohn & Walker LLP (6 Attorneys)
  • 15030 Avenue of Science, Suite 201, San Diego, CA 92128
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    4.8/5.0 (18)
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Biography

Kent Walker brings substantial legal, technical and practical skills to address his client's intellectual property needs and disputes. He has represented a wide-range of clients from large corporations, start-up companies, entrepreneurs to entertainment artists. Walker litigates patent, trademark, copyright, trade secret and related cases in federal and state courts and before arbitration panels. He provides patent and trademark prosecution services to help clients obtain U.S. and international patent and trademark protection in a wide variety of arts and sciences. Walker negotiates licensing agreements covering patents, trademarks, copyrights, know- how and trade secrets, provides patent infringement opinions, conducts patent and trademark searches and counsels clients in connection with all intellectual property matters, including transactions. Walker is an aggressive, successful trial attorney. He has been litigation counsel in a variety of patent, trademark and copyright litigation cases for high technology clients. He has represented telecommunications and biotechnology firms, as well as clients in the manufacturing, video game hardware, analog integrated circuits, semiconductor processing, software, publishing and sporting equipment fields. He has also provided counsel to entertainment industry clients in connection with music, film and the arts. Walker assists his clients to protect their rights in the entertainment field. Walker is well prepared to address, anticipate and resolve legal matters that affect his clients' paths to professional and business achievement. In 2010, Walker founded the Law Office of Kent M. Walker APC and has proudly represented San Diego clients as one of the city's top intellectual property attorneys (2007, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012 Southern California Top Super Lawyers-Intellectual Property Litigation category). Prior to founding the Law Office of Kent M. Walker, Mr. Walker was an Intellectual Property Litigation Partner for the law firm of Nydegger and Associates. Before that, Walker was a Partner and head of the San Diego Trademark, Advertising & Copyright practice group with the firm of Cooley LLP. Walker was also an associate attorney at the Los Angeles intellectual property and entertainment law firm of Fischbach, Perlstein, Lieberman and Yanny, a law clerk in the Civil Defense branch of the L.A. City Attorney's Office and an Industrial Engineer with the Southern California Gas Company.

Areas of Practice (2)

  • Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Intellectual Property Rights

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
866-855-4742  Phone
858-436-1330  Phone
858-436-1349  Fax
www.lewiskohn.com/attorneys/KentMWalker
University Attended:
Oklahoma State University, B.S., 1986
Law School Attended:
Loyola Law School, J.D., 1994
Year of First Admission:
1994
Admission:
registered to practice before U.S. Patent and Trademark Office; 1994, California
Special Agencies:
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
ISLN:
912387749
Transactions:
Representing: San Diego businesses and litigants in a variety of patent, trademark, trade dress and copyright litigation; wireless telephone manufacturers in defense of telecommunication patent claims; automated telephone call processing system patent holders against multiple defendants; disease diagnostics companies in patent litigation and commercial arbitration; graphics chip manufacturing in patent defenses; drug discovery companies in patent litigation; defending record company copyright claims; and representing local and state government in civil and criminal prosecution.

Peer Reviews

4.8/5.0 (18 reviews)
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  • Legal Knowledge

    4.8/5.0
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    4.8/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.9/5.0
  • Communication

    4.8/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    4.8/5.0
  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 10/09/14 in Intellectual Property

    I've referred several matters to Kent because he is a terrific attorney with an excellent reputation in the legal community for his knowledge and judgment.

    I've referred several matters to Kent because he is a terrific attorney with an excellent reputation in the legal community for his knowledge and judgment. Read less

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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Principal on 10/08/14 in Intellectual Property Litigation


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