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Chinenye Okafor

Associate
Silicon Valley
F: +1.650.999.2781

Education

  • J.D., George Mason University School of Law, 2014
  • B.S., Electrical Engineering, Yale University, 2007
  • California
  • Missouri
Overview

Overview

Chinenye Okafor is an associate in the Intellectual Property Practice Group in the firm’s Silicon Valley office where she will focus on intellectual property litigation matters and patent and trademark acquisition.

Areas of Practice

Chinenye's experience as an intellectual property attorney is uniquely informed by her background in engineering. She served as an electrical engineering patent examiner for the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office while simultaneously earning her law degree. Her prior industry experience includes working for an avionic technologies corporation as a systems engineer.