Doug Portnow, J.D.
Doug Portnow is a partner at Wilson, Sonsini, Goodrich; Rosati in Palo Alto, California. Mr. Portnow
graduated cum laude from the University of New Hampshire School of Law (formerly Franklin Pierce Law
Center). He also has engineering degrees from MIT and the University of Michigan, and a graduate
business degree from Santa Clara University. Mr. Portnow is currently admitted to the California Bar,
and is registered to practice before the USPTO. Mr. Portnow represents medical device companies
ranging from small startups to larger public companies in intellectual property matters. Much of his
work focuses on patent prosecution and intellectual property due diligence. He is currently co-
authoring a book on medical device patents that is scheduled to publish next year. Prior to entering the
legal profession, Mr. Portnow had engineering and senior management positions at various medical
device companies domestically and overseas.