2019 Top Lawyers in San Diego – San Diego Magazine
Heather Slotnick – Patent

San Diego Magazine recognizes local lawyers who have reached the highest levels of ethical standards and professional excellence. Heather has been recognized in the specialty category for Patents. 









2019 America’s Top Lawyers – American Law Society 
Heather Slotnick 

The American Law Society showcases the credentials and accomplishments of its member attorneys. 




2018 IAE Awards Winner


2018 International Advisory Experts Award
Heather Slotnick, Intellectual Property Lawyer of the Year in California

International Advisory Experts is a global alliance of well-established and experienced legal, financial and consulting firms and each year they pay tribute to firms who have been successful over the past 12 months and have received exceptional praise from their peers.



Athena Pinnacle Award

2017 Athena Pinnacle Award Nomination
Heather Slotnick, Individual In Services
Athena San Diego’s Pinnacle Awards recognize extraordinary women, men and companies/organizations who personify Athena San Diego’s mission of leading by example and / or fostering the personal and professional growth of women through mentoring, education, recognition, and leadership training thereby enhancing opportunities for the advancement of women in the Southern California business community.

Heather was nominated for her role in the development and advancement of skilled and talented women within MLO and the Southern California community and her example to other women of how to achieve success within the legal IP field.





AI legal Award

Best for Patent Strategy – California
2015 AI Legal Awards
MLO has been awarded “Best for Patent Strategy – California” in the 2015 AI Legal Awards.

This prestigious award officially recognizes MLO as one of the most outstanding performers in their field.




2013 Go-To Law Firms at the Top 5
00 Companies Provided by ALM
Mattel, Inc. lists MLO as one of the 2013 Go-To Law Firms at the Top 500 Companies provided by ALM.