Kevan L. Morgan
Kevan's practice is focused on the U.S. and foreign patent prosecution of electrical engineering and computer software matters, including IP agreements and licensing, and strategic portfolio management. He received a B.S. (magna cum laude in Electrical Engineering from Utah State University (1993), and a B.A. in Liberal Arts and Sciences from Utah State University (1993), with minors in History and Portuguese. Kevan holds a J.D. from the University of Washington School of Law (1996).
Kevan focuses his practice on patent prosecution and enforcement across various technologies, including electrical engineering, telecommunications, RFID, software, Internet, and medical instrumentation technologies. He provides complete guidance in obtaining and enforcing patents, trademarks, and copyrights in both the U.S. and abroad. Before joining Seed IP, Kevan served as a partner of another IP boutique law firm in the Seattle area, where he prosecuted patents for 20 years. Before this, he was an electrical engineer support technician at Space Dynamics Laboratory, where he wrote data processing software for upper atmosphere research.
University of Washington School of Law
Utah State University
B.S. (magna cum laude) 1993
Utah State University
Liberal Arts and Sciences (with minors in History and Portuguese)
Kevan is admitted to practice in Washington State and is registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. He is a member of the Washington State Patent Law Association, American Bar Association, the King County Bar Association, and the Washington Technology Industry Association (WTIA). He is admitted to practice before the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Washington, and the United States District Court for the Western District of Washington.
Honors & Awards
Listed in The Best Lawyers in America®, 2013-2022
Selected to Washington Super Lawyers®, 2004-2005, 2010-2021
Recommended, IAM Patent 1000, Prosecution: Washington, 2012-2021
Chambers USA, “Notable Practitioner," Intellectual Property: Patent (Washington), 2017-2021