Your Intellectual Property Is The Heart of Your Company
Padda Will Make Your Technology Work for You

Our legal team has the experience and skill set to understand the nuts and bolts of your technology and will find the best legal or business solution to leverage and grow your business assets


Congratulations to Devan Padmanabhan, Michelle Dawson, Paul Robbennolt, and the entire Padda Law Group team, along with the team at Steady State Imaging, LLC, for a successful trial against General Electric Company which resulted in a jury verdict awarding $10 million for Padda’s client Steady State Imagining, LLC. We invite you to read more about this case and the judgement here.

Padda is honored that Devan Padmanabhan has been selected as a Top Rated Intellectual Property Litigation Lawyer in Minneapolis, MN by Super Lawyers. Please contact Padda to discuss your technology related legal needs. Learn more.

Congratulations to Devan Padmanabhan on having been selected by his peers for recognition of his professional excellence in the 29th edition of The Best Lawyers in America® for his work in Intellectual Property litigation and Patent litigation.

Congratulations to the team at Padda Law Group, including Devan Padmanabhan, Paul Robbennolt and Erin Dungan, for their work in successfully appealing a decision by the U.S. District Court of Washington in a patent suit against Nintendo, in which Genuine Enabling Technologies LLC is accusing Nintendo of infringing a patent with the controllers for its Wii and Switch video game systems. Read more.

Congratulations to Devan Padmanabhan, Paul Robbennolt, and the Padda team on a successful oral argument in front of the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals in March 2022. Read more.

Strong Teams Make The Difference

Our partnership will be a combination of your team that you have worked hard to create and maintain, and our team that we at Padda have built over decades.  Each of us at Padda considers ourselves fortunate to have found one another at the beginning of our careers.  We have spent our entire careers dedicated to the partnership we have enjoyed.  While each member of our Team has different ideas on how to attack individual legal issues, our approach to problem solving and client care is the same.  We prioritize your win, as defined by you.   

Group photo of attorney Devan V. Padmanabhan and attorney Michelle Dawson

Our Approach

Communication is the foundation of our practice. We will ask you many questions and listen intently to your responses and your story so that we are both confident that we understand your business, your technology and your goals.  We will make sure that you understand your legal and business options and the consequences of each option.  We will help you prioritize a solution that remains true to your business objectives. 

On The Cutting Edge Of Intellectual Property Law

Technology law is a fast-changing, complicated, and nuanced area of law.  Because this is all we do, our legal team stays up to date on newly evolving law that may benefit your business, as well as on newly evolving law that may pose a threat to your business.  We are able to craft solutions for you based on the most current options available.  Trust your legal issue to attorneys that care as much about it as you do.

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