Intellectual Property


Matthew (Matt) Argenti is a partner in the Palo Alto office of Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, where he primarily focuses on patent litigation with an emphasis on post-grant review proceedings before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. He represents both petitioners and patent owners in contested proceedings under the America Invents Act, including inter partes reviews, covered business method reviews, and appeals to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.

In addition, Matt has extensive experience litigating patent cases in federal courts and before the International Trade Commission. His work has involved a variety of technology areas, including computer networking, anti-virus software, telecommunications, consumer wiring devices, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and semiconductors. Prior to attending law school, Matt worked in the memory products division of Cypress Semiconductor for three years.

  • J.D., Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology, 2005
    With Honors; Executive Articles Editor, Chicago-Kent Law Review; Certificate in Intellectual Property
  • B.S., Engineering Physics, Santa Clara University, 1998
  • Named among Patexia's list of best performing attorneys representing litigants in inter partes reviews in its 2018 IPR Intelligence Report
  • Named among Docket Navigator's list of top attorneys that represented litigants in 2016 inter partes review, covered business method, or post-grant review proceedings at the PTAB
  • Panelist, "The Patent Trial and Appeal Board, Trends and Developments," Silicon Valley Association of General Counsel, 30th Annual All Hands Meeting, Santa Clara, October 16, 2018
  • Panelist, "Leveling the Playing Field?: Defensive Aggregation, IPRs, and Patent Enforcement Entities," Licensing Executives Society, Silicon Valley Chapter, Palo Alto, February 14, 2018
  • Presenter, "PTAB Primer: What Life Sciences Companies Should Know About Post-Grant Proceedings at the Patent Trial and Appeal Board," WSGR Seminar, Boston, November 9, 2017
  • State Bar of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Contact Information

650 Page Mill Road
Palo Alto, CA 94304
Phone | 650-354-4154

Email | Matthew

Areas of Expertise

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