Stanford Law School, 2011, J.D.
University of Southern California, 2007, B.S., magna cum laude


Recognition and Activities

Co-Editor-in-Chief, Stanford Journal of Law, Science & Policy
Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society, University of Southern California
Golden Key International Honor Society,
University of Southern California


Bar Admissions

State of California

Darrell R. Atkinson

Darrell R. Atkinson joined Hosie Rice in 2011 after graduating from Stanford Law.  His practice is diverse, with a particular emphasis on complex contract and intellectual property litigation, including utility patent, design patent, and trade secret matters. 

Darrell has represented clients in matters involving Internet search technology, fintech, biotech, hospitality furniture design, and residential real estate.  Darrell has represented clients in federal and California courts, and his experience includes both trial and appellate work.

In addition to litigation, Darrell has provided advice on intellectual property licensing, trademark prosecution, and non-disclosure agreements to the firm’s clients. 

During law school, Darrell was a research assistant to Stanford Law School Professor Paul Goldstein.  Darrell’s research assistant work focused on the challenges facing copyright with the transition to a digital environment.  Darrell also served as co-editor-in-chief of the Stanford Journal of Law, Science & Policy.

In the year prior to starting law school Darrell interned with Deutsche Bank in London through the Mountbatten Internship Program.  Prior to that Darrell obtained an undergraduate degree in biochemistry from the University of Southern California.  Darrell graduated from USC magna cum laude and was admitted to the Phi Beta Kappa and Golden Key International honor societies.   

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