About Hoofe IP Law

Hoofe IP Law is a boutique intellectual property law firm located in Orange County, California, and serves clients throughout the United States and around the globe. Our intellectual property attorneys William Hoofe and John Vodopia have a combined 50+ years of experience representing clients in a wide range of industries and technologies.

At Hoofe IP Law, we honor the highest ethical standards and treat our clients with honesty and respect. We are dedicated to providing intellectual property legal services of superior value for each and every client.


  • Firm Overview


The law firm of Hoofe IP Law practices exclusively in the area of Intellectual Property Law which includes:


Patent Services

Hoofe IP Law specializes in the preparation and prosecution of both domestic and international patent applications. At Hoofe IP Law, we can guide you through the patent process from start to finish, including:

Patent searching and patentability opinions

Patent freedom to operate analyses and opinions

Patent application preparation

Prosecution of patent applications

Post-grant proceedings, including inter partes reviews (IPRs)

Patent infringement analyses and opinions

Patent litigation

Let's discuss your patent needs.




Trademark Services

Hoofe IP Law provides quality legal advice and guidance in all areas of trademark law, including:

Trademark search

Trademark registration

Responding to trademark office action

Trademark infringement (cease and desist)

Trademark opposition and cancellation proceedings

Let's discuss your trademark needs.