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Rachel Tarko Hudson

San Francisco
T: 415.774.2999
F: 415.403.6229


  • J.D., Georgetown University Law Center, 2010, Executive Editor, Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics
  • B.A., University of Pennsylvania, 2004, cum laude
  • Extern to the Honorable Roger Titus, District of Maryland
  • California
  • U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Central Districts of California
Thought Leadership

Rachel Tarko Hudson is an associate in the Intellectual Property Practice Group in the firm's San Francisco office.

Areas of Practice

Rachel advises clients in the retail, technology, media, and other industries in online and mobile e-commerce transactions and vendor agreements, intellectual property licensing, commercial and development agreements, and other transactional matters. She assists clients in complying with domestic and international privacy laws, clearing advertising campaigns, conducting contests and sweepstakes promotional initiatives, and conducting e-mail, mobile, cause, and other forms of marketing. She also helps clients with trademark prosecution matters.


  • Received Outstanding Volunteer in Public Service award from the Volunteer Legal Services Program of the San Francisco Bar Association, 2011


  • 11th Circuit Reverses Summary Judgment Grant in TCPA Suit Against Medical Debt Collector, Cyberspace Law e-Bulletin (2015)
  • Chevron Fails to Stall EnforcementThe Recorder (2012)
  • In Context: The Chevron-Ecuador Litigation, Law360 (2010)
  • Pick Your Poison: Abuse of Legal Versus Illegal Substances as Mitigation in Attorney Disciplinary Cases, 22 Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics 911 (2009)

Class Action Defense Strategy Law Blog Posts

Covering Your Ads Blog Posts

Latin American Law Blog Posts

Social Media Law Blog Posts

Media Mentions