Practice Areas

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David Lowe is a registered patent attorney and founding member of LOWE GRAHAM JONES PLLC. David has experience in all aspects of intellectual property law, both in the United States and in foreign countries. His current practice includes patent, trademark, and copyright procurement, with an emphasis on intellectual property litigation and related client counseling. David has extensive experience in dispute resolution, including mediation, arbitration and litigation. His technical background is in computer science and software engineering, and his patent practice includes the preparation and prosecution of computer software, electronic, business process, and mechanical applications. He received a Computer Science degree in 1991 from Brigham Young University and a law degree (with honors) in 1994 from the University of Washington. While in law school, he was the Associate Editor in Chief for the Washington Law Review and a national Moot Court competitor. He has authored a variety of articles on intellectual property topics and is a contributing author to the WSBA Civil Procedure Deskbook and the Washington Lawyers Practice Manual. David is a frequent CLE speaker on intellectual property topics. David has served as chairperson of the Computer Technology Committee of the Young Lawyers Division of the King County Bar Association and as substitute professor at Seattle University School of Law, where he has taught Patent Litigation and Patent Prosecution.

Practice Areas

Patents, Trademarks, Copyrights and Related Litigation


  • J.D., University of Washington, with Honors (1994)
  • B.S. Computer Science, Brigham Young University (1991)


  • United States Supreme Court
  • All Washington State Courts
  • U.S. District Courts: Western and Eastern Districts of Washington
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • Various admissions pro hac vice

Activities & Affiliations

  • Current Affiliations:
    Inn of Court
    Washington State Bar Association
    Who’s Who Legal USA: Trademarks 2006
  • Collegiate Activities:
    Associate   Editor-in-Chief, Washington Law Review
    Regional Mock Trial Champion
    National Mock Trial Competitor
  • Community Involvement:
    Chairperson, Computer Technology Committee
    Young Lawyers Division of King County Bar   Association 1998-2000
    Missionary, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
    Various religious activities, congregational leader, group president, instructor,
    membership and financial clerk, athletic coach, Eagle Scout

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles and Other Publications

  • David A. Lowe, Trademark Protection and Related Internet   Issues, Washington Lawyers Practice Manual (2000-2005)
  • David A. Lowe, Summary Judgment Supplement to the Washington Civil Procedure Deskbook (2002-2005)
  • Bruce E. O’Connor & David A. Lowe, Comparative Analysis of Intellectual Property Dispute-Resolution Processes in the PRC, Taiwan, and the United States, Wiley Intellectual Property Law Update (1997)
  • David A. Lowe, A Square Peg in a Round Hole: The Proper Substantial Similarity Test for Nonliteral Aspects of Computer Programs, 68 Wash Law Review 351 (1993)



  • David A. Lowe, Patent Law for Non Patent Attorneys, Washington CLE (2004, 2005)
  • David A. Lowe, Pre & Early Stage Patent Litigation, Washington CLE (2005)
  • David A. Lowe, International Protection of U.S. Patents, Trademarks and Copyrights, Washington CLE (2003)
  • David A. Lowe & Lawrence D. Graham, Intellectual Property in Cyberspace, Washington CLE (1998)
  • David A. Lowe, Washington Lawyers Practice Manual Plus, Young Lawyers Division Computer Technology Committee CLE (199, 1998)


  • Substitute Professor, Seattle University School of Law, 2000-2001, 2006
  • Patent litigation and prosecution courses


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