Steven Colby

Silicon Valley Patent Attorney
Steven Colby
Silicon Valley

Dr. Steven Colby received his Ph.D. from Indiana University, Bloomington, where he focused on the development and design of scientific instruments. He has over 40 published scientific papers and abstracts and holds several patents. Prior to becoming a patent attorney, Dr. Colby was director of product development for a scientific instrument company. His professional background extends to software and hardware development, website development, manufacturing management, electronics, sensors, measurement devices, control systems, mass spectrometry, chromatography and bioanalysis.


• J.D., Santa Clara University
• Ph.D., Indiana University, Bloomington
• B.A., Oberlin College, Mathematics and Chemistry

Admitted to Practice

• California
• U.S. District Court (N.D., Cal.), U.S. Court of Appeals (9th Cir.), U.S. Supreme Court