Eric Lovell, CIPP/US, is a patent attorney in San Diego, California. His practice focuses on intellectual property, corporate transactions, and privacy and data security compliance. Eric has worked for Qualcomm, the Department of Justice, and other Southern California law firms. Prior to law school, he worked as an analytical chemist for Pfizer.

Eric holds a J.D. degree from the University of San Diego School of Law, a Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences, and certification in Technology Program Management from the College of Engineering at University of California, Santa Barbara.


  • University of San Diego School of Law Juris Doctor, Concentration in Intellectual Property
  • University of California, Santa Barbara B.S., Technology Management Program

Leadership, Membership & Honors

  • Member, California State Bar 2013 – Present
  • IAPP - International Association of Privacy Professionals, Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US) 2014 – Present
  • USPTO, Registered Patent Attorney

Areas of Expertise

  • Utility Patents
  • Trademarks
  • Litigation
  • Data Security and Privacy Compliance
  • Corporate Formation and Governance
  • Digital Media & Internet Law