The Maxham Firm provides legal services in all areas of intellectual property (IP); specializing primarily in patent, trademark, and copyright law, as well as licensing and other contract matters relating to IP. Its attorneys are members of the California bar and are registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
The firm was founded in 1984 by experienced patent and trademark lawyers and is based in San Diego. It regularly represents a variety of local, national, and foreign companies, as well as a wide variety of local small and medium-sized high technology companies. The firm has special expertise in filing and prosecuting patent and trademark applications in foreign countries, as well as foreign origin applications which it files in the U.S.