Anna focuses her practice on patent prosecution of electrical and computer technologies. She works with clients of varying sizes, from multi-national corporations to start-up businesses, and provides counsel on intellectual property matters, including freedom to operate, portfolio management, standards-related patent matters, and drafting/prosecution strategies.
Anna has extensive experience in a wide range of technologies, including video coding, broadcast and wireless communications, semiconductor fabrication, artificial intelligence and machine learning, and financial technologies. In addition to drafting and prosecuting patent applications, Anna’s patent application work includes handling ex parte appeals at the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB), as well as prosecuting reissue applications.
Anna previously worked as a partner in the Electrical Patent Prosecution practice group at an Intellectual Property focused law firm. Prior to practicing law, Anna worked as a patent examiner in the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), examining patent applications in the field of mobile communications.
Publications, Presentations & Recognitions
- The Legal 500 - Intellectual Property: Patent Prosecution
Life Beyond the Law
Anna enjoys playing chess and reading fiction in both English and Russian. She also enjoys playing the piano, but her enthusiasm far outweighs her talent.
Bar & Court Admissions
- District of Columbia Bar
- Virginia Bar
- US Patent and Trademark Office
Georgetown University Law Center, JD, 2010Carnegie Mellon University, MS, 2005Carnegie Mellon University, BS, 2004