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Marcel K. Bingham

Focus: Patents

Mr. Bingham specializes in prosecuting patent applications covering computer technology in such areas as artificial intelligence, operating systems, object-oriented software, distributed processing, internet technology, and database systems. His practice also includes intellectual property counseling and strategic planning. He manages prosecution of a patent portfolio for a Fortune 500 company. Several patents he authored have been asserted in high-profile litigation.

Professional Background

  • 2000 - present – Hickman Becker Bingham Ledesma LLP
  • 1996 - 2000 – Private practice—Silicon Valley law firms


  • 1995, J.D. cum laude – University of San Diego
  • 1982, B.S. Industrial Engineering – Pennsylvania State University

Professional Activities and Memberships

  • Silicon Valley Intellectual Property Law Association—President
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association—Member

Bar Admissions

  • California – 1996
  • United States Patent & Trademark Office

Publications and Presentations