DWC Law Firm has earned a reputation for providing high quality intellectual property legal services, tailored to fit our clients’ specific business needs. We maintain and prosecute IP portfolios for a diverse client base.
James Namiki

James focuses primarily on patent prosecution and IP portfolio development. James’ technical background is diverse, including degrees in both chemical engineering and electrical engineering. During his +15 years as a patent attorney, James has represented a wide range of clients from solo inventors and startups, to large international companies, in various fields, from simple mechanical devices to complex mechanical systems, optical systems, microprocessor designs, software, mobile applications, and wireless networks. Before joining DWC, James worked as an associate for a large Washington DC firm and as in-house counsel.


B.S., Chemical Engineering, University of Washington
M.B.A. University of Hawaii
M.S., Electrical Engineering, Syracuse University
Juris Doctorate, Honors (Cum Laude) Syracuse University College of Law

Professional Memberships and Certifications

Registered to Practice, United States Patent and Trademark Office
Admitted to practice, Washington State
Admitted to practice, Commonwealth of Virginia
Member, Washington State Bar Association
Member, Virginia State Bar