Susan has over 20 years of intellectual property experience, working both in-house and at various law firms. The breadth of her experience includes U.S. and foreign patent preparation and prosecution, docketing database management, and prior art research. She is originally from Santa Barbara, California, and is happy to return to the West after 30 years in North Carolina.
Susan is responsible for client case management, including: patent filings with the USPTO, international patent filings under the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT), as well as communicating with foreign associates regarding foreign patent applications.
B.A. – Psychology – North Carolina State University
M.S. – Library and Information Science – Drexel University
Patent Paralegal Certificate – IPLegalEd