Cozen O’Connor: Abramonte, Frank

Frank Abramonte

Co-Chair, Patent Prosecution Practice


(206) 373-7270

(206) 455-8248

Frank focuses on patent procurement and patent portfolio strategizing in electrical, software, electro-mechanical engineering, and medical device related technologies. In addition, Frank provides services in licensing, diligence exercises, and validity and infringement studies and opinions, as well as related litigation counseling. He counsels a range of businesses from established public companies through early and late stage startup businesses.

In addition to his years as a patent attorney, Frank has four years of industry experience as an engineer, including CAD/CAM and database application development in the fields of electrical systems, propulsion, fluid mechanics, complex surface geometries, and structure.

Frank earned his undergraduate degree in engineering from the University of Colorado and his law degree from the University of Oregon.


Four Cozen O'Connor Attorneys Named Managing Intellectual Property IP Stars

October 15, 2019

Four members of Cozen O'Connor’s Intellectual Property Group, Frank Abramonte, Thomas Fisher, James Gale, and Hugh Marbury, have all been named IP Stars by Managing Intellectual Property.

138 Cozen O’Connor Attorneys Named to the Best Lawyers in America

August 28, 2019

Best Lawyers selected 138 Cozen O’Connor lawyers from 21 of the firm’s national offices for inclusion in the 2020 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.

Six Cozen O’Connor Attorneys Named to 2019 Washington Super Lawyers List

June 12, 2019

Super Lawyers has named six attorneys at Cozen O’Connor to its 2019 lists of top practitioners in Washington.

126 Cozen O’Connor Attorneys Named to the Best Lawyers in America

August 22, 2018

One hundred twenty-six Cozen O’Connor lawyers from 20 of the firm’s national offices have been selected for inclusion in the 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.

Cozen O’Connor’s Western Expansion Continues as the Firm Adds Two Attorneys From Seed IP Law Group to its Seattle Office

August 21, 2018

In a move that significantly enhances its Seattle office and expands its IP practice on the west coast, Cozen O’Connor today announced two attorneys from Seed IP Law Group LLP, Frank Abramonte & Lorraine Linford, have joined its fast-growing global IP Practice.

Events & Seminars

Past Events

2019 Seattle Insurance Litigation Seminar

September 19, 2019 - Seattle, WA

Industry Sectors


  • University of Oregon School of Law, J.D., 1992
  • University of Colorado, B.S., 1984

Awards & Honors

Top Rated AV Preeminent IP Lawyer, Martindale-Hubbell, 2012-Present

The Best Lawyers in America, 2010-Present

IAM Patent 1000, Prosecution: Washington, 2016-2017

IP Stars (Managing Intellectual Property), 2013-2017

Washington Super Lawyers, 2005, 2012-2019

Best Lawyers Seattle Lawyer of the Year - Information Technology Law, 2014

IP Star and Patent Star by Managing IP 

  • Washington
  • United States Patent and Trademark Office