Christa is a Case Assistant in the Intellectual Property Group focusing on Patent Prosecution and some IP Litigation. She is proficient in retrieving information and research using intellectual property based programs including the USPTO PAIR system for U.S. Applications and Patents, and Espacenet and The International Bureau of WIPO for foreign matters. Christa prepares filings through the Electronic Filing System (EFS) for the attorneys in the Washington D.C. office including new applications, Information Disclosure Statements, Response to Office Actions and Issue Fee Payments. In addition, she corresponds with clients on a day to day basis regarding new correspondence from U.S. and Foreign Patent Offices, execution of formal documents and upcoming deadline reminders.
- George Washington University, 2010, B.B.A., Finance and International Business