Kent Tobin


Kent has a full range of experience in intellectual property law. Serving as a partner at Townsend and Townsend and Crew, LLP for several years, Kent has comprehensive experience in portfolio analysis, preparing and filing extended families of patent applications, handling a variety of complex patent prosecution matters, preparing (non-)infringement opinions, and assisting in domestic and foreign litigation.

Kent’s practice includes such fields as solar cells, wind power energy, photovoltaic devices, chemistry and organic chemistry, and semiconductor fabrication and devices.


Focus Areas
  • Patent Procurement
  • Patent Disputes
  • Technology Commercialization
  • University of California – Hastings College of Law, J.D.
  • University of California – San Diego, B.S., Chemistry
  • State Bar of California
  • United States Patent and Trademark Office