Amanda’s experience includes litigation before various U.S. District Courts and the U.S. International Trade Commission. Her experience includes writing motions to invalidate patents, motions for and opposing summary judgment on non-infringement and invalidity, claim construction briefing, invalidity contentions, preparing expert witnesses for deposition, and taking depositions. She has represented both plaintiffs and defendants. Amanda’s additional intellectual property experience has included drafting freedom to operate and patentability opinions.
Amanda’s technological areas of expertise include biomedical engineering, including biomechanics and neural control, mechanical engineering, and computer software technologies. For example, she has worked on subject matter involving encryption technology, mobile phone network connectivity systems, and food processing systems.
Amanda is a member of the American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA), the Cleveland Intellectual Property Law Association (CIPLA), and the International Trade Commission Trial Lawyers Association (ITCTLA).
Amanda joined Calfee in 2017. Prior to joining Calfee, she was an associate in the D.C. offices of Steptoe & Johnson LLP and Hunton & Williams LLP.
- Intellectual Property
- The George Washington University Law School, J.D., 2011
- Georgetown University, M.S. in Physiology and Biophysics, 2005
- Case Western Reserve University, B.S. in Biomedical Engineering, 2003
- State of Ohio
- State of Maryland
- District of Columbia
- Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
- Eastern District of Texas