Hickman Palermo Becker Bingham LLP is an intellectual property specialty law firm. The firm is a world-recognized provider of top quality services and value in the fields of patent preparation and negotiation, patent risk assessment and pre-litigation counseling, portfolio development and management, trademark clearance and procurement, copyright registration and counseling, licensing, technology transactions, privacy law, open source analysis, and others.
Headquartered in San Jose, in the heart of Silicon Valley, the firm has relationships with other professionals in IP, corporate, and finance matters across the country and around the world. The firm has extensive experience in protecting computer-related technology, trademarks, and works of authorship. With roots reaching to 1996, the firm has one of the most seasoned teams in the country and one of the largest groups of software technology patent professionals in the world. The firm has extensive staff resources and is capable of serving clients from startups to the Fortune 500 with portfolios of any size.