Brent Marble

Financial Analyst/Docketing Manager

Brent Marble is a Senior Paralegal, Intellectual Property Financial Analyst, and Docketing Manager. He joined Han Santos in the Autumn of 2016 bringing with him over 25 years of patent paralegal experience.

Brent worked as a Program Manager at Microsoft for 15 years. There he developed and implemented tools for forecasting lifetime spend for Patent portfolio; evaluated and drove implementation for the migration of patent data into in-house systems and also for in-tandem development of vendor-created patent tracking systems; forecast and tracked portions of annual patent budget, including creating reports for vendor billing compliance; and managed teams of legal staff and managers, including training and mentoring of incoming managers to the legal department.

Prior to joining Microsoft, Brent spent nine years at a high-profile Seattle IP Law firm. His earlier experience in banking and accounting, along with many years managing an exceptionally large litigation support facility at his first firm, enable him to use this skillset to supply the best in class service to our clients.

“Working with clients is a partnership. By supplying an accurate and timely product, everyone wins, as the client can successfully plan for their future growth and to meet their deliverables, and the firm is able to grow and serve our clients in new ways.”

Core Competencies:

  • Patent
  • Trademark
  • Copyright
  • Patent valuation
  • IP Due Diligence


  • B.A., International Studies, University of Washington


  • English