Neema Mohammadizad focuses his practice on domestic and international trademark counseling, portfolio management, clearance, enforcement matters, as well as U.S. trademark disputes and oppositions before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB). He also counsels and represents clients in all manner of domain name disputes and transactions involving allegations of cybersquatting under the ICANN Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP). Neema represents clients in a variety of industries, including financial services, food, restaurant and beverage, retail and consumer goods, media and entertainment, and technology.

Neema graduated first in his law school class and received numerous awards and scholarships for his work including the International Trademark Association (INTA) Leadership, Diversity, and Inclusion Award, the B.T. Collins Memorial Scholarship, as well as being selected as a Rivello Scholar. He was a member of the National Advisory Committee of Equal Justice Works where he provided leadership, advice, and outreach assistance in mobilizing the next generation of public interest attorneys. Neema also served as an intern in both the East Bay Community Law Center as well as the Katharine & George Alexander Community Law Center, where he provided legal services and representation to low-income consumers facing a variety of legal issues. While attending law school, Neema worked with the firm as a summer associate in 2019.

Prior to launching his legal career, Neema served as the Political Action Committee Chairman for a nonprofit organization.

Neema is fluent in Farsi.


Santa Clara University School of Law J.D. (2020) summa cum laude, first in class, CALI Award, Witkin Awards, Dean’s List, Order of the Coif

Santa Clara University School of Law High Tech Law Certificate – Intellectual Property (2020) with honors

University of California, Davis B.A., Political Science (2004) Dean’s List


California (2021)

Court Admissions

U.S. District Court for the Central District of California (2021)

U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California (2021)

U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California (2021)

Professional & Community Activities

Bar Association of San Francisco

Contra Costa County Bar Association

Iranian American Bar Association

International Trademark Association

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