University of Oregon, Eugene, OR
Dana is the paralegal for the firm and legal assistant to the partners. She has extensive experience with patent law administrative issues. She manages day to day activities of the firm.
Dana’s responsibilities include assisting with preparation, filing, and prosecution of domestic and foreign patent applications; preparation of IDS, Declaration and Assignment documents; and coordination of foreign patent application filing. She is the main correspondent with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and with various foreign patent offices. She maintains the firms’ databases and patent docketing systems, and monitors firm patent deadlines.