Practice Areas



  • Regent’s and Chancellor’s Scholarship – most prestigious merit scholarship awarded to incoming students at UC Berkeley
  • Kraft Scholarship – awarded for outstanding academic performance in the first year
  • Dean’s Honor List – Fall & Spring 1999


  • State of Texas, 2007
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 2007


University of Houston, Post-baccalaureate coursework - OOP Paradigms and Programming (C++), Assembly Language Programming, Data Structures, Computer Architecture, Computer Networks, Software Engineering, Automata and Computability

Georgetown University Law Center, J.D., 2006

University of California, Berkeley, B.A. Mathematics, 2002

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Srikant Viswanadham


Srikant Viswanadham's practice spans a number of areas of intellectual property law including IP procurement, strategic IP counseling, IP portfolio management, and opinion work. Srikant focuses his practice on patent application preparation and patent procurement. Srikant has prepared hundreds of patent applications and prosecuted several hundred more directed to a wide variety of technological areas including computer hardware and software, business methods, electrical and electro-mechanical devices and systems, and oil and gas technologies. Srikant also has experience conducting due diligence reviews as part of mergers and acquisitions and preparing freedom-to-operate, invalidity, and non-infringement opinions. Srikant's prior experience further includes assisting in various aspects of patent litigation including formulating invalidity and infringement positions, drafting and responding to discovery requests, and managing document review.

Experience Highlights

Partner, Cantor Colburn LLP, 2015-present

Counsel, Sutherland, Asbill & Brennan, LLP, 2015-2015

Senior Associate, Sutherland, Asbill & Brennan, LLP, 2012-2015

Senior Associate, D’Ambrosio & Menon, LLP, 2009-2012

Associate, Cermak, Kenealy, Vaidya & Nakajima, LLP (now Kenealy Vaidya LLP), 2009

Associate, Oliff and Berridge, PLC (now Oliff PLC), 2007-2009


"It Takes One to Infringe: Akamai Ruling Holds That Induced Infringement Requires Direct Infringement by a Single Party," co-author, Legal Alert, Sutherland, Asbill & Brennan, LLP



Professional Affiliations

American Bar Association - Policy Monitor - Section 103 Committee

Georgia Asian Pacific American Bar Association (GAPABA) - Member

National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (NAPABA) - IP Publications Committee, Co-chair

Atlanta IP Inn of Court - Barrister