June 4, 2020MoFo Diversity

The Asian Law Caucus: Changing Lives for the Better

In honor of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, Morrison & Foerster welcomed Aarti Kohli, executive director of the Advancing Justice Asian Law Caucus, to deliver a virtual presentation on the racial and cultural biases that Asian Americans and Pacific Islander Americans often face, and what her organization is doing to serve API communities and implement ...›

May 26, 2020MoFo Diversity

Diverse in Practice: Patent Counseling & Prosecution

MoFo’s Patent Counseling & Prosecution Group is as diverse as the products and processes whose owners the group represents. The practice group’s approximately 85 members hold a collective 65 Ph.D.s and 100 advanced degrees. Many of the team members are bi- or multi‑lingual. Comprising members who come from a variety of backgrounds and possess deep ...›

May 26, 2020MoFo Diversity

Meet MoFo’s Patent Counseling & Prosecution Lawyers: Anita Choi

Anita Choi is a corporate-patent partner in MoFo’s San Francisco office. Her practice focuses patent prosecution, patent diligence, and patent litigation support across a wide array of technologies. As part of the Diverse in Practice series, we asked Anita about working cross-functionally with the Patent Counseling & Prosecution Group, and how the team’s unique voices ...›

May 26, 2020MoFo Diversity

Meet MoFo’s Patent Counseling & Prosecution Lawyers: Jean Nguyen

Jean Nguyen is a corporate-patent associate in MoFo’s Los Angeles office. She focuses her practice on domestic and international patent prosecution. She is a founder and co-leader of the firm’s Life Sciences Data Analytics patent group. As part of the Diverse in Practice series, we asked Jean about working cross-functionally with the Patent Counseling & ...›

May 26, 2020MoFo Diversity

Meet MoFo’s Patent Counseling & Prosecution Lawyers: James Mullen

James J. Mullen is a corporate-patent partner in MoFo’s San Diego office. James combines his scientific experience with his legal training in his practice to craft commercially relevant solutions for his clients’ intellectual property challenges. He is the founder and head of MoFo’s Antibody Patent Group and leads the Patent Group in the San Diego ...›

May 26, 2020MoFo Diversity

Meet MoFo’s Patent Counseling & Prosecution Lawyers: Christopher Gloria

Christopher Gloria is a corporate-patent associate in MoFo’s Northern Virginia office. Christopher’s practice concentrates on domestic and international patent prosecution, IP due diligence, and IP litigation support including patent infringement and validity determinations. As part of the Diverse in Practice series, we asked Christopher about working cross-functionally with the Patent Counseling & Prosecution Group, and ...›

May 21, 2020MoFo Pro Bono

MoFo Lawyers Mentor Law Students in a Lawyers Without Borders Challenge to Raise Wildlife Crimes Awareness

Morrison & Foerster London partner Caroline Jury and associates Amber Pledge and James Colautti recently mentored Durham University law students participating in the Lawyers Without Borders (LWOB) 6th Annual Rule of Law Innovation Challenge (ROLIC). LWOB invited students participating in the competition to create learning mechanisms for one of its program areas: Human Trafficking, Wildlife ...›

May 14, 2020MoFo Diversity, MoFo Women

Partner Spotlight: Jina Choi

Jina Choi is a partner in MoFo’s San Francisco office and is a member of the Securities Litigation, Enforcement, and White-Collar Defense Group. With her one-of-a-kind skillset, Jina represents public and pre-IPO companies, financial institutions, asset management firms, boards of directors, audit and special committees and individuals in internal investigations, SEC and other government investigations, ...›

May 11, 2020MoFo Diversity

Faces of MoFo: Eric Lin

Editors’ Note: In the latest installment of our ongoing Faces of MoFo series, New York associate Eric Lin shares his unique path to MoFo. My journey to MoFo was in no way predictable or conventional. I was born in Lexington, Kentucky to Taiwanese immigrants, and didn’t live anywhere else until I moved nearly 2,500 miles ...›