May 2018

Michael Hewitt joins the Intellectual Property, Litigation and Appeals, and Brand Integrity and Innovation Groups


Sideman & Bancroft LLP is pleased to announce the addition of Michael Hewitt to the firm’s Brand Integrity and Innovation Group, and to the Intellectual Property, and Litigation and Appeals practice groups. Mr. Hewitt, who was previously an attorney with Dillingham & Murphy, LLP, joins Sideman & Bancroft’s San Francisco office as an associate.

“We are thrilled to have Michael join the firm,” said Managing Partner Jeffrey Hallam. “Michael’s ability to wear many different hats makes him a great fit for numerous practice groups and his diverse skillset will be a wonderful asset to our clients.”

Mr. Hewitt’s practice focuses on the various complexities of intellectual property law and trademark and copyright law. He works with clients to protect their brand portfolio through unique and effective enforcement mechanisms.

Mr. Hewitt earned his J.D. from the University of San Francisco School of Law, where he received a certificate in Intellectual Property and Internet Law, as well as CALI awards in Patent Law and in Patent Prosecution. While there, he served as the Student Bar Association president, and co-founded the Environmental Law Student and Alumni Society.