Karthik N. Sonty is a member of Parsons Behle & Latimer’s Intellectual Property and Healthcare practice teams where he assists clients with all aspects of their businesses to promote, protect and develop their intellectual property.



Karthik works with clients from inception through development, licensing and transactions to promote and protect their intellectual property. He partners with clients to counsel on regulatory compliance, licensing and other transactions, and when necessary, in litigation strategy.

Karthik received his J.D. from the University of Utah, S.J. Quinney College of Law. He graduated with Highest Honors and was elected to The Order of the Coif (recognizing students in the top 10% of their class). While in law school, Karthik earned substantial academic recognition, including the College Award and Civil Rights and Liberties Writing Award. Karthik also served as a note and comment editor on the Utah Law Review and research fellow in the Center for Law and Biomedical Sciences.

Prior to law school, Karthik worked at the University of Utah’s Huntsman Cancer Institute where he was responsible for clinical trial design, research protocol drafting and regulatory compliance. His studies have been presented at several national conferences, and he has personally been published in Neuro-Oncology and the Journal of Clinical Oncology.



University of Utah, S.J. Quinney College of Law (J.D. 2022)

  • Order of the Coif
  • Highest Honors
  • College Award Recipient
  • Civil Rights and Liberties Writing Award Recipient
  • CALI Excellence Awards: Civil Procedure, Legal Writing, and AI and the Law
  • College of Law Outstanding Achievement Awards: Copyright Law and Constitutional Law
  • Utah Law Review: Note and Comment Editor
  • Center for Law and Biomedical Sciences: Research Fellow

Colby College (B.A. 2010)



Member, Utah State Bar






University of Utah, S.J. Quinney College of Law