Iain Hill

Associate Patent Attorney
Location: Los Angeles, CA
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Iain Hill is a registered patent attorney with a background in biomedical engineering, biochemistry, and as an emergency medical technician. Mr. Hill’s duties at YK law include all phases of patent and trademark litigation including motion practice, discovery, and pre-trial litigation in the Federal Courts, the Patent Trial and Appeal Board, and the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. Mr. Hill’s duties also include all phases of patent prosecution in the United States and globally.

His outside interests include participation in Keep Tahoe Blue, an environmental conservation organization and the Medical Reserve Corps. He also enjoys cooking for and traveling with his family.


  • Willamette University College of Law: J.D.
  • University of Nevada, Reno: B.S. Neuroscience

Bar Admissions

  • California
  • United States Patent & Trademark Office

Publications or Appearances

  • Usselman R.J, Hill I, Singel D.J., Martino C.F. (2014), Spin Biochemistry Modulates Reactive Oxygen Species (ROS) Production by Radio Frequency Magnetic Fields. PLoS ONE 9(3): e93065. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0093065.
  • Castello P. R., Hill I, Sivo F, Portelli L, Barnes F., Usselman R., & Martino, C. F. (2014), Inhibition of cellular proliferation and enhancement of hydrogen peroxide production in fibrosarcoma cell line by weak radio frequency magnetic fields. Bioelectromagnetics, 35: 598–602. doi: 10.1002/bem.21858.


  • ITC patent proceedings.
  • Patent prosecution including offices in China, Japan, Vietnam, and Korea.
  • PCT patent prosecution.
  • Pre-trial patent and trademark litigation.
  • Medical Reserve Corps. pandemic field testing.
  • Peer-reviewed research in bioelectromagnetics.