Mr. Platt’s practice focuses on the procurement and protection of intellectual property rights, including patents, trademarks, trade secrets, and copyrights. He has extensive experience in high-stakes patent litigation matters around the world, including the United States, Germany, the Netherlands, and China. Mr. Platt has litigated numerous patent and technology matters including video and streaming, computer systems and software, and high-end content security. Mr. Platt’s practice also includes complex litigation matters for clients worldwide, including technology and business litigation matters in the US, Europe, Latin America, and Asia.
Mr. Platt served as a judicial law clerk for Honorable Thomas S. Zilly (2004-2005, 2006-2007) and Honorable James L. Robart (2006) at the U.S. District Court for Western District of Washington.
As a law student, Mr. Platt received the CALI Excellence for the Future Award in five different classes, including Patent & Trade Secret Law. Mr. Platt graduated summa cum laude, and was the winner or the Cheney Legal Writing Scholarship Competition.
Mr. Platt is a registered Professional Engineer, working as a consultant and project engineer for RH2 Engineering, Inc. in Bothell, WA for seven years, before becoming an attorney.