Vanessa assists with drafting and prosecuting patent applications within Marshall Gerstein's Electrical & Computer Technologies Group. She is experienced in diverse technologies such as systems engineering and predictive modeling. Vanessa is multi-lingual, she can speak Mandarin (Chinese) and Russian.
Outside of her patent prosecution work, Vanessa enjoys playing the piano, playing the ukulele, and traveling.
- Indiana University Maurer School of Law (Bloomington) (J.D.)
- expected graduation May 2024
- Southern Methodist University (M.S.)
- Engineering Management
- University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (B.S.)
Background and Credentials
Vanessa is currently obtaining her J.D. from the Indiana University Maurer School of Law with an expected graduation date of May 2024. She is a member of the Cybersecurity and Privacy Law Association and is involved with IP Theory Law Journal.
As a Summer Legal Intern for the Office of the Vice President and General Counsel at Indiana University, Vanessa assisted with a broad range of legal issues with a focus on copyrights and intellectual property matters.