Parisa Jorjani is Of Counsel in the firm’s Intellectual Property Group. Ms. Jorjani focuses her practice on patent litigation and counseling. Her patent litigation practice includes district court, arbitration and appellate experience, as well as experience in related proceedings, such as reexamination requests, interference proceedings and interference appeals. Her cases have involved a variety of life sciences and medical device technologies. Ms. Jorjani also has experience in district court and appellate proceedings under the Hatch-Waxman Act.
Before joining the firm, Ms. Jorjani practiced patent prosecution and trademark litigation. Ms. Jorjani also worked as a research associate in the Process Development group at Bayer Healthcare, where she focused on the design, execution and scale-up of novel fermentation processes.
Ms. Jorjani earned a B.S. degree in chemical engineering (with an emphasis in biotechnology) from the University of California at Berkeley in 1996. She received her law degree cum laude from Hastings College of the Law in 1999, where she was a member of the Communications and Entertainment Law Journal. Ms. Jorjani also served as a judicial extern for the Honorable Marilyn Hall Patel, Chief Judge, Northern District of California.
Ms. Jorjani is a member of the Federal Circuit Bar Association, the American Intellectual Property Law Association, and the San Francisco Intellectual Property Law Association.
Ms. Jorjani is admitted to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office.