Education

    • Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, B.S., Biology, Cum Laude
    • George Mason University School of Law, J.D.

    Bar Admissions

    • Virginia
    • District of Columbia
    • U.S. District Court - Eastern District of Virginia
    • U.S. Court of Appeals - Federal Circuit
    • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

    Languages Spoken

    • Farsi
    Who We Are

    Azy S. Kokabi

    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).