Biography

Laken focuses on patent prosecution matters, trademark matters and intellectual property litigation. She conducts legal research, prepares discovery requests and drafts briefs for patent litigation. Laken additionally drafts patent and trademark applications and prepares responses to USPTO Office Actions.

Laken’s litigation experience includes preparing motions in a patent infringement matter, and she has prepared letters regarding indemnification requests, drafted answers to patent infringement complaints, and prepared trademark cease and desist letters.

While in law school at West Virginia University, Laken received numerous CALI awards, and she was selected as Senior Editor of the Year for the West Virginia Law Review. Laken graduated in the top 15% of her class.

Education

West Virginia University, B.S., Chemical Engineering

West Virginia University, J.D.

Admissions

  • Missouri
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office