Oliver S. Bajracharya

Oliver S. Bajracharya

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626.795.9900 office
626.577.8800 fax
655 North Central Avenue
Suite 2300
Glendale, CA 91203

Oliver S. Bajracharya is a Partner in Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie’s Intellectual Property practice group. Domestic and international companies turn to Oliver for counsel for managing their intellectual property portfolios, including strategy, maintenance and enforcement of patents, trademarks, and copyrights.

Fashion Law

One of the most valuable assets for a fashion and apparel company is the strength and recognition of its brand name. Oliver works with fashion companies to create, expand, and maintain their trademark portfolios as well as to maximize the protection afforded by their marks. As the fashion industry adapts to the evolving global economy, Oliver serves as a teammate in establishing the client's intellectual property portfolio and as an advocate in defending that portfolio, both domestically and internationally using a network of established professionals in each country.

Patent Prosecution and Counseling

Oliver has helped a wide range of domestic and foreign clients obtain patent protection, including clients in the consumer electronics, medical device, and gaming industries. His background in mechanical and biomedical engineering provides him with the ability to understand the technology and to appropriately capture the inventive subject matter. Further, Oliver relies on his extensive experience in patent law and his creativity to provide effective solutions with respect to his clients' portfolios.

Professional Experience

  • Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie (legacy firm Christie Parker & Hale LLP), Partner, 2002-present

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Pasadena Bar Association, Board Member, (President, 2014), 2006-2015
  • Equitas Academy Charter School, Board Member, (Board Chair, 2012-present), 2010-present
  • American Bar Association, Intellectual Property Section Committee, 2011-present
  • California Fashion Association, 2014-present
  • Federal Bar Association, Member, 2015-present

Related News

Fashion law attorney Bajracharya quoted in Denver Post
Intellectual property issues frequently involve copyright infringement allegations


  • Lecturer, Loyola Law Fashion Summer Intensive, June 2015
  • Speaker, Intellectual Property and Fashion, Pasadena Rotary Club, May 2015
  • Speaker, The Impact of Intellectual Property Law on the Fashion Industry, Cornell University, March 2015



  • Southern California Super Lawyers - Rising Star, 2017

Other Info


J.D., Tulane University Law School, 2002
B.S., Cornell University, 1999, Mechanical / Biomedical Engineering

Bar Admissions

California, 2003

Court Admissions

U.S. District Court, Central District of California
U.S. Court of Appeals, for the Ninth Circuit
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 2004