Helen Y. Trac


San Francisco , CA  94111  USA

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  • Title:   Associate
  • Company:   Hogan Lovells US LLP
  • Bio:

    Helen Trac represents leading technology companies on technologies encompassing consumer electronic devices such as e-book readers, tablets, and smartphones. Equipped with both engineering and law degrees, she helps clients navigate federal district courts, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, and the International Trade Commission. She is also licensed to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, with a focus on new patent proceedings such as inter partes review. Helen also assists clients in transferring intellectual property assets, including pre-acquisition due diligence evaluating the patent portfolio of the target firm. Helen's interest in technology runs deep. In law school, she was Submissions Manager for the Harvard Journal of Law and Technology (JOLT) and wrote and edited articles for Harvard's JOLT Digest, an online resource for reports on the latest law and technology news. Before law school, Helen graduated summa cum laude from the University of Michigan with a dual major in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Engineering. Before switching careers, she worked as an engineer at a well-known Silicon Valley firm designing the memory system of graphics cards. Helen started her legal career as a clerk for the Honorable David Laro at the United States Tax Court and served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Steven W. Rhodes at the United States Bankruptcy Court of the Eastern District of Michigan.

  •   Employment History  
  • Company Title Start Date End Date
    Hogan Lovells US LLP Associate -- Current


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