Azy Kokabi focuses her practice on patent infringement litigation in Federal Courts, with particular experience in Hatch-Waxman patent infringement litigations. She has also drafted and negotiated numerous licenses and settlement agreements involving universities, biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies. Ms. Kokabi, a registered patent attorney, has served as counsel in multiple interferences and inter partes review proceedings.
Ms. Kokabi also prosecutes patent applications covering biotechnology and medical devices, and has been involved in a number of reexamination proceedings and reissue applications before the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Prior to joining Sughrue Mion, Ms. Kokabi worked at a boutique law firm, where she focused on interference practice. She also served at the USPTO as an Examiner, where she was responsible for examining patent applications related to medical devices and surgical bandages and interned for the Honorable Judge Rader at the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.
Ms. Kokabi was also recognized as one of the Rising Stars in Intellectual Property Litigation for the DC area (Super Lawyers Magazine).