William Anderson

Position: Partner


William is experienced in all aspects of domestic and foreign patent prosecution, including the preparation and prosecution of patent applications, client counseling, due diligence review and patent portfolio strategy and management.

Prior to becoming a patent attorney in San Diego, William had over five years of hands on engineering experience in the field of biomedical technology working as an R&D Physicist developing fiber optic devices in the cardiology field. His intellectual property practice has an emphasis on biomedical technology, optics and materials science.


B.Sc. Dept. of Physics
University of California, Irvine 1986

J.D., School of Law
Pepperdine University 1994

Licensed to practice law in California
Registered to practice before the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office


Schmeiser, Olsen & Watts Hosts International Virtual Meeting  Schmeiser, Olsen & Watts hosted a Virtual Meeting attended by international attorneys and practitioners around the world.  The meeting was attended by 15 law firms from 14 different countries, and proved to be a great opportunity to discuss the state of the global intellectual property community in light of the pandemic and other global events […]