PATENT LAW IN Portland, Beaverton, and Surrounding
Portland Inventors and Issued Patents
The Portland metropolitan area has a population of over 2.5 million people and is a leading technology center in the US. Between January 1, 2016 and January 1, 2017 4,813 patents were issued to inventors in Oregon State. Portland inventors accounted for 2,723 of those patents; 1,036 patents issued to Beaverton inventors; and1,006 patents to Hillsboro inventors. Note that many patents include multiple inventors from different cities.
Portland Patent Attorneys
According to the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) there are 289 Portland patent attorneys and patent agents. Not everyone listed as a Portland patent attorney or patent agent, however, is currently practicing. There are currently 55 Beaverton patent attorneys; and 31 Hillsboro patent attorneys (21 of whom work for Intel).