Firm Profile

Whitham & Cook, P.C. is a premier provider of a range of legal services having strategic importance in today's business environment, including: intellectual property prosecution, licensing, and litigation; antitrust and unfair trade counseling and litigation; and related areas of law. Our clients include Fortune 100 corporations, mid-sized companies, universities, startups, and private individuals. Our offices are located in Reston, Virginia, in the heart of the Dulles Toll Road technology corridor outside Washington, D.C.

Our greatest competitive advantage is our culture of productivity and efficiency. We cover many industries and technology fields, including, but not limited to, biotechnology, chemicals, computers, electronics, optical and acoustical systems, semiconductor manufacturing, software, structural systems, telecommunications, and transportation. We have well-established relationships with intellectual property firms throughout the world for handling patent, trademark, and copyright matters outside the United States. We provide our clients with individual attention and good value.

Our practice began with the intellectual property law practice founded by C. Lamont Whitham on January 1, 1979. With the addition of Marshall M. Curtis and Michael E. Whitham, the practice grew to become the firm of Whitham, Curtis & Whitham. Robert N. Cook joined the firm in August 2003 and became a principal as of January 1, 2004. C. Lamont Whitham is of counsel to Whitham & Cook, P.C. and continues to participate in all aspects of the firm's practice.