Joseph A. Mandour


Joseph A. Mandour

Managing Partner/IP Attorney

photo__1743075_mandour.j-4in_webJoseph A. Mandour is the managing partner at Mandour & Associates.  Mr. Mandour focuses on the big picture for clients in creating and protecting all forms of intellectual property including trademarks‚ copyrights, patents, trade dress‚ and trade secrets. Mr. Mandour received his Juris Doctorate from Samford University in 1995 and has over 25 years of experience assisting clients in the areas of intellectual property.  He has prosecuted over 1000 applications in the United States and throughout the world‚ and has litigated intellectual property lawsuits for and against Fortune 500 companies.  For a representative list of litigation matters‚ please see our Intellectual Property Litigation page.

Mr. Mandour is the founder of and the Intellectual Property Trial Lawyers Association‚ and has been quoted on intellectual property issues by a variety of national media outlets such as NBC NewsInc.ForbesEntrepreneurESPNBuzzFeedUSA Today, and the Hollywood Reporter. Mr. Mandour is currently working on his first book, How to Manage and Win an Intellectual Property Lawsuit.

Our goal is to build high-quality client relationships for the long term. If you are interested in a complimentary initial telephone or email consultation with Mr. Mandour‚ click here.

Bar Admissions

U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California
U.S. District Court for the Central District of California
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
U.S. Court of Appeals‚ Ninth Circuit
State of California (all Courts)


Samford University‚ J.D. 1995
The University of Alabama‚ B.S. 1993

Professional Associations

Intellectual Property Trial Lawyers Association (Executive Director)
California State Bar
Intellectual Property Section‚ State Bar of California
Association of Business Trial Lawyers
Federal Bar Association, Intellectual Property Section


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