Stella Mao

Associate | Palo Alto | (650) 813-4035
(650) 813-4035

Stella is an associate in the Litigation Department. Her practice focuses on intellectual property litigation.

Stella earned her J.D. cum laude from Harvard Law School. While in law school, Stella interned for the Honorable Douglas P. Woodlock of the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts. Prior to joining the firm as an associate, Stella participated in Morrison & Foerster’s Two-Summer Patent Litigation program as a summer associate in the Palo Alto office.

Before becoming an attorney, Stella worked for University of Notre Dame’s technology transfer office, where she examined a wide range of university inventions and evaluated their commercialization potential.

Stella graduated summa cum laude with a B.S. in Computer Science from University of Notre Dame, where she was a recipient of the Creedon Merit Scholarship.

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