Biddle Law PC

Standards & Open Source Law

Portland, Oregon USA


Brad Biddle

Prior to founding Biddle Law PC in 2015, Brad led Intel Corporation's SIGs and Standards Practice Group. He began his career at Cooley LLP,  was VP and GC for, and founded a non-profit and a tech start-up. He is a Faculty Fellow with ASU's Center for Law, Science and Innovation.  See: bio and CV.


Vigdis Bronder

Of Counsel with Biddle Law and formerly an associate at Weil Gotshal and in-house counsel at NBCUniversal Media and WeightWatchers International, Vigdis brings sophisticated intellectual property and corporate expertise to the firm. Vigdis is the founder of Viking Law LLC. See: bio.


Marlene Elser

Marlene supports Biddle Law PC’s trademark practice. She is a paralegal with more than 25 years experience prosecuting domestic and international trademarks and administering domestic and international trademark portfolios.


Beyond the core team, Biddle Law PC has developed a network of independent extended resources to tap into on behalf of its clients, as needed. Biddle Law has a strategic alliance with leading full service Portland law firm Ater Wynne LLP, as described in this Portland Business Journal article. Biddle Law also collaborates with non-profit specialists Catalyst Law LLC on various matters. Further, both Brad and Vigdis are members of the Select Counsel network, "an exclusive network of highly qualified [and] highly credentialed attorneys who have practiced at the nation’s premier Big Law firms." Additionally, Brad and International IP Law Group partner Barry Blount have a long history of collaboration on complex matters involving patents and standards.