As an IP Technology Specialist, Patti optimizes the firm's use of technology across the Intellectual Property practice. In this role, Patti provides expertise on the variety of IP technology tools, processes, and systems the firm uses to monitor and organize intellectual property work.
Patti has an extensive background in the management and maintenance of large prior art portfolios. Clients in the life sciences, pharmaceutical and biotechnology sectors value her experience with U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Information Disclosure Statements and related rules and regulations.
Patti was previously an IP administrator at Michael Best, and has an extensive background in the management and maintenance of large prior art portfolios. Prior to joining the firm in 1998, she earned a paralegal certificate from William-Rainey Harper Junior College in Illinois. She also completed significant college coursework in the life sciences